Human Trafficking in the Hospitality Industry

Human Trafficking in the Hospitality Industry When most people think of human trafficking, they think of kidnappers and vans and feel they could spot a victim of human trafficking easily enough. However, this is rarely the case. The reality is that human trafficking efforts and exploitation occur everywhere, and much of it in public, though […]

What Kind of Support Do Human Trafficking Victims Need

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The world of human trafficking is a dangerous one, but one that is more widespread than most people are aware of. Further, many people might not also be aware that victims of human trafficking feel the pain of their exploitation for a long time afterward, even if they have been fortunate enough to have been […]

How are human trafficking victims transported?

How are human trafficking victims transported

According to a United Nations report on the state of human trafficking, which it refers to as a “modern form of slavery,” 40% of the countries the organization investigated had not recorded a single conviction against perpetrators.  This stunning data point makes it clear that, while human trafficking convictions are on the rise around the […]

10 Signs of Human Trafficking In Massage Parlors

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The nexus between illicit massage parlors and human trafficking can be difficult to see if you don’t know how to recognize the signs. The unfortunate truth is that a majority of what appear to be legitimate businesses are actually not what they advertise. The complexity of this type of human trafficking is a hybrid of […]

10 Ways Internet Predators Groom Children Online

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Sex traffickers can spend months grooming a child or young adult they meet online. They psychologically manipulate their potential victims until they eventually get what they want, and the end result can be anything from child pornography to exploitation to child sex trafficking. In 2019, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children‘s CyberTipline received […]