The Indicators of Human Trafficking

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Human trafficking, summarized from its definition by the United States Department of Justice, involves the use of force, fraud, or coercion to obtain some type of labor or commercial sex act. It is a difficult crime to detect because victims can be anyone and rarely self-identify. There are several indicators that can help identify potential […]

Where does human trafficking happen?

Where Human Trafficking Happens

Human trafficking is not a crime that occurs in the dark corners of the world, as most people may think. In fact, some of the more common myths around trafficking are that victims are bound in chains or in handcuffs. Human trafficking victims are also often portrayed being snatched off the street or transported to […]

How to Talk to Your Kids About Sex Trafficking

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The subject of human trafficking is often a difficult one to bring up in conversation. It’s a dark topic, not a lot of people are informed about it, and it can make some people uncomfortable, whether they’re adults, teens, or children. But if you’re a parent who is concerned about the safety of your children […]

On the Intersection of Race and Our Fight Against Human Trafficking

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From Jack Johnson To George Floyd, Fear and Injustice in the Justice System Fueled by Apathy Slavery and oppression of people of color has taken place in the US for over 400 years. It is an incontrovertible fact that there has been a collective system of injustices perpetrated against a portion of our citizens who […]