“I can’t believe she fell for that.”
“If I were him I would have told someone!”
“I would have seen right through it.”
If you’ve never been targeted by a trafficker – or in an abusive or manipulative relationship of any kind – you may well think that nothing, ever, w Continue reading . . .
October 28th marks 20 years since the first Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA)
was signed into law establishing the crime of human trafficking in the United Stat Continue reading . . .
In just the past few weeks, law enforcement operations in Georgia
and Continue reading . . .
What most people think they know about child sex trafficking generally involves stories – young girls and boys being kidnapped by strangers, forced into windowless vans, then driven to another city or state where they are kept drugged and chained in a brothel.
While situations like these do exi Continue reading . . .
Human trafficking and the COVID-19 pandemic have something in common: Both take advantage of those most affected by the inequities prevalent in our societies. COVID-19, like human trafficking, can happen to anyone. But they are a lot more likely to happen to people who are already facing oth Continue reading . . .
Over the past week, the National Human Trafficking Hotline has received hundreds of reports referencing social media posts claiming online retailer Wayfair
is part of a complex child sex traff Continue reading . . .
Last week, the U.S. Department of State released the 2020 Trafficking in Persons or TIP Report. Produced annually, the TIP Report ranks every country on a series of criteria related to governments’ efforts to fight human trafficking. The criteria are defined by the Trafficking Victims Protection A Continue reading . . .