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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

17 Jan 2018

Former slaves are key to warning women of trafficking risks: campaigners

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women and girls who have been exploited or enslaved while working abroad can play a leading role in saving their peers back home from modern slavery, activists said on Wednesday.

17 Jan 2018

Former slaves are key to warning women of trafficking risks - campaigners

LONDON, Jan 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Women and girls who have been exploited or enslaved while working abroad can play a leading role in saving their peers back home from modern slavery, activists said on Wednesday.

17 Jan 2018

Lack of data muddles UK police's pursuit of human traffickers: experts

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Britain's anti-slavery drive is being hampered by scarce and limited data, which may be leading police in the wrong direction in their pursuit of traffickers, analysts said on Wednesday.

11 Jan 2018

U.K. cancer charity joins network tackling supply chain slavery

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Imagine buying charity merchandise to fund cancer research - only to find you had instead supported the global trade in human trafficking and bought an item made by modern-day slaves.

11 Jan 2018

U.K. cancer charity joins network tackling supply chain slavery

LONDON, Jan 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Imagine buying charity merchandise to fund cancer research - only to find you had instead supported the global trade in human trafficking and bought an item made by modern-day slaves.

20 Dec 2017

Britain needs "change in culture" to stamp out modern slavery

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Police and prosecutors in Britain are taking the fight to human traffickers and slavemasters, but the country needs a "change in culture" to end modern slavery, the UK's anti-slavery tsar said.

14 Dec 2017

Taking UK's lead, Commonwealth lawmakers set sights on modern slavery

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Inspired by Britain's leading role in fighting modern slavery, politicians from Commonwealth countries including Ghana, Kenya and Pakistan said on Thursday that adopting tougher anti-slavery laws and prosecuting more traffickers were top of their agenda.

14 Dec 2017

Punish web giants who host child sex abuse: UK watchdog

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Punishing web giants for failing to remove child sex abuse and other illegal content should spur firms such as Facebook, Google and Twitter to tackle online exploitation of children more aggressively, anti-trafficking experts said on Wednesday.

07 Dec 2017

UK mass arrests for online child sex abuse stoke trafficking fears

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The arrests of almost 200 people on suspicion of child sex crimes, from grooming to live streaming abuse, have stoked fears about the growing online exploitation and trafficking of children in Britain, anti-slavery groups said on Wednesday.

06 Dec 2017

Drug dealers convicted for trafficking teenage girl in landmark UK case

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Two members of a London criminal gang who used a young woman to carry and sell drugs have been convicted for human trafficking in a landmark case in Britain, police said on Wednesday.

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