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How to Participate in National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month 2017

It’s January again, which means that people all across America are getting involved in National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. The national effort to raise awareness about the local and global problem of human trafficking has been going on for over a decade. In 2007 the U.S. Senate designated January 11th as the National […]

Issue: Sex Trafficking

Truckers Against Trafficking: Equipping Truckers to Combat Human Trafficking

Truckers across America are taking a stand in the anti-trafficking movement. Why truckers, you ask? Think of the typical setting in which truckers work and stop on their long routes: remote locations along American roads and highways, as well as truck stop parking lots that sometimes serve as fertile grounds for the sexual exploitation of […]

Issue: Prostitution – Bright Light on the Red Light

Women and Children for Sale: Brought to You by Backpage.com

For those unfamiliar with Backpage.com, it is a classified advertising website offering a variety of listings including everything from used cars and real estate to job openings. In fact, it is the second largest classified ads website on the Internet, just behind Craigslist. However, many have never even heard of Backpage.com. This is surprising and […]

2017 Dirty Dozen List – MASTER

Myth or Fact: Is Sex Trafficking at the Super Bowl Really a Problem?

Recently, claims about the prevalence of sex trafficking at the Super Bowl have garnered skepticism, with some people even asserting that sex trafficking at the Super Bowl is an urban legend. Do these claims hold water? Acknowledging the Hype To begin it’s important to acknowledge that in the past some well-intentioned individuals and groups have […]

Issue: Sex Trafficking

A Wife and a Runaway Trafficked into Pornography: The Stories of Naideen and Angel

In honor of National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, we are sharing the stories of two survivors who were trafficked into pornography. Watch Here: Naideen called Dawn and told her about how she met an attractive, accomplished, older man who she quickly fell in love with and married. That’s when the fairy tale ending […]

Issue: Pornography Harms

Statement: The Link Between Porn and Sex Trafficking – Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Statement by Dawn Hawkins, Executive Director of NCOSE Washington, DC – This January is human trafficking awareness month, and the National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) is educating the public about the links between sex trafficking and pornography. “When people ask me what they can do as individuals to stop sex trafficking, I tell them […]

Issue: Pornography Harms

Schoolgirls For Sale in Japan: A New Documentary

Japan upholds a “Kawaii” or “cuteness” culture that has become a prominent aspect of Japanese modern culture, from fashion styles to entertainment to toys and food. However, the Japanese fixation on “cuteness” is extending far beyond simple comic books. VICE News released a documentary entitled “Schoolgirls For Sale in Japan” which exposes Japan’s JK business […]

Issue: Child Sexual Exploitation

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