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Causes & Effects of Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is a global, complex, and heartbreaking issue. For approximately 40 million people, it’s not some obscure, disconnected concept that’s hard to comprehend;...

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Does Slavery Exist in America Today?

Slavery? In "the land of the free and home of the brave"? Could it be? The answer is simple: yes. In fact, the estimated number of people living in conditions of modern slavery...

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What is Fair Trade, and How do I Make the Switch?

Fair trade is a movement that set out to value freedom and dignity higher than cost and convenience in the global marketplace. Fair trade seeks to help producers, craftsmen,...

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How to Understand Human Trafficking

Read this sentence and see how it makes you feel: There are millions of victims of human trafficking in the world right now.

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How We Use Cyber Investigations to Fight Human Trafficking

Even if you know about human trafficking, the logistics of how this multi-billion dollar illegal industry actually functions are probably at least a little fuzzy. Sex...

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How to Catch Signs of Sex Trafficking Among Students

If you're a student, teacher, or administrator, you have a unique opportunity in the fight against sex trafficking.

Because likely, there are exploited and trafficked youth in...

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Human Trafficking vs. Prostitution

Is that sex worker a “prostitute” or a victim of human trafficking?

It’s complicated. But you can know one thing for sure: She is exploited.

Poi is 24. Born in a poor, rural...

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