Pornography and Sex Slavery

It’s not the first time that it’s been pointed out that sex slavery and pornography have a strong link. The video below takes a look at the unique challenge our digitized generation faces and scientifically shows how pornography does in fact contribute to sex slavery. Think about it! Huge events in history have a profound effect on today’s …

Sunitha Krishnan

The sense that thousands and millions of children and young people are being sexually violate and that there’s there’s this huge silence about it around me angers me.  – Sunitha Krishnan Sunitha Krishnan has been tirelessly working to free women and children from the sex slave trade in India. She has a lot of words …

Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Today is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day. There are many ways you can get involved to help transform public perception and generate awareness about commercial sexual exploitation and the domestic trafficking of girls and young women. To learn more visit www.gems-girls.org. Take action, do something, make a difference.  Let’s end slavery once and for all!  …

New Years Resolution for Abolition

May Freedom Reign in this New Year! Make it one of your big New Years Resolutions to help make a difference. abolitionist –  noun, a person who favors the abolition of a practice or institution, especially slavery. Learn how YOU can make a difference by visiting: http://365dayartforcharitychallenge.blogspot.com/p/human-traffcking-modern-slavery.html Get involved!  The world is at your fingertips, and the …

Create Her Own Fate

Breaking the cycle of poverty is extremely important to keeping women and children from being exploited and trafficked. Education and vocational training is key. In many countries, girls are not given opportunity for education and vocational training, nor are they given the right – hence they are left powerless to influence their own fate. Through …

Soap Bars for Freedom

My friend Janel is involved with a few organizations that fight human trafficking in New York City. During this past year’s Super Bowl game, she helped wrap and pass out to hotels bars of soap with the National Human Trafficking Hotline printed on them (1-888-3737-888). Super Bowl games see a LOT of prostitution deals happening. …

Photos of Modern Slavery and Human Survival

Sometimes it’s hard to understand that slavery still exists in our world because we don’t see it with our own eyes in our daily lives. Sometimes it’s hard to understand living as a slave when we ourselves never have, let alone imagining that our vary neighbors could be living that kind of nightmare.  A friend …

Make a Difference

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”  – Jane Goodall In the fight against Human Trafficking, there are some way YOU can make a difference. Check out the Trade of Innocents’ 31 item challenge, of things you can do to help: http://dropsection.com/downloads/challenge.pdf Please …

Real Men Don’t Buy Girls

From a European poster campaign against human trafficking,  I got the statistic that 1 in 8 men purchase sex. That means, possibly 1 in every 8 group of men is helping perpetuate the human trafficking sex slave trade. If men stopped buying sex from the under-aged and the unwilling,  the sex slave trade would go …