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July 30, 2016 Mariah Long Opinion

10 Things You Should Know About Modern Slavery

Today is the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. This is what you need to know.

June 23, 2016 Tony Sinkewich Opinion

A Look At Trafficking in a MidWestern State

The reality is that human trafficking has been reported in all 50 states in the U.S., so no matter where you live in this country, you are in close proximity to somebody held captive in the land of the free.

June 16, 2016 Mariah Long Opinion

Let's Talk About Sex Trafficking Documentaries

One of the most common requests and updates I get are for documentaries to raise awareness about sex trafficking. I know these documentaries are being made for the right reasons but I also feel that people do not know how many of these documentaries already exist.

June 09, 2016 Mariah Long Opinion

Basics About Trafficking and End Slavery Now - FAQ

Why is human trafficking happening? And more frequently asked questions.

June 07, 2016 John Pepper Opinion

Capsizing Boats and Trafficking

We don’t know the particular circumstances which were leading these women, men and children to embark on this perilous journey; but, we can be sure that they face huge risks once – or even if – they’ve made it to land.

June 02, 2016 Mariah Long Opinion

Why You Can’t Take a Picture of Human Trafficking

The reason you can’t take a picture of slavery today is because it is dependent on the narrative. If you don’t know why someone is working, you will not be able to know if they’re enslaved or not.

May 26, 2016 Caleb Benadum Opinion

Criminal Justice and Human Trafficking

The issue of human trafficking is the premier human rights issue of our time. But it's not just about enforcing human rights, it's about strengthening and using criminal justice systems.

May 19, 2016 Brooke Hathaway Video

The Myth of Abduction

The stereotype has been influenced by the movie Taken, which brought awareness to the issue of sex trafficking but also left people thinking that trafficking is white women bring kidnapped and sold to the highest bidder.