Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : Trafficking Awareness


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 125)

FILTER RESULTS

David Platt: Young Evangelicals Passionate About Poor, Enslaved but Strangely Quiet on Abortion, Same-Sex Marriage

While applauding young evangelicals who have taken up causes such as opposition to injustice regarding the poor, the orphaned, and the enslaved, and who have helped increased awareness of such issues as sex trafficking and world starvation,...Show More Summary

Notes on Peace and Justice

Newsletter broadens awareness of efforts to end human trafficking A newsletter that serves as an exchange among religious congregations and their collaborating organizations offers news and information on the growing front to end the scourge of human trafficking. Show More Summary

Dream Center Pastor Enters LA Marathon to Benefit Sex Trafficking Victims After Overcoming Health Scare

After being told by his doctor two years ago that he would not be able to run again, Pastor Matthew Barnett of the Los Angeles Dream Center will run a full marathon Sunday to raise support and awareness for women exploited through human trafficking.

Memo to the New York Times: It's Sex Trafficking!

The New York Times had a great opportunity recently to create awareness about the face of slavery today -- human trafficking of women and girls for commercial sex -- off the Op-Ed page (home of the tremendous work and impact of Nicholas Kristof) and into the pages of its equally influential Sports section. Show More Summary

A Mother’s Story — What Parents Need to Know About Trafficking

For Human Trafficking Awareness Month, FieldNotes and the End Trafficking project ran a series of posts on child trafficking. This year, the End Trafficking project has had the honor of working with Jamie Chesman. Jamie’s daughter, Danielle Douglas, is a survivor of human trafficking and an anti-trafficking activist. Show More Summary

Los Angeles County Steps Up Human Trafficking Awareness

Los Angeles officials have announced Monday that they are partnering up with community organizations in order to help bring more awareness to human trafficking. According to CBS Los Angeles, local officials want to seek Southland residents’ help in reporting human trafficking and other “suspicious activities”. Show More Summary

Disturbing Art Display Raises Human Trafficking Awareness

2 months agoGenres / Horror : Fearnet

There's a quote from the movie Se7en that has always stuck with me, over the years. "Wanting people to listen, you can't just tap them on the shoulder anymore," says John Doe. "You have to hit them with a sledgehammer, and then you'll...Show More Summary

Exposing Human Trafficking’s Lies — GIFT Box USA in Union Square

Emily Pasnak-Lapchick is an End Trafficking Fellow in New York. To support Human Trafficking Awareness Month, FieldNotes and the End Trafficking project are running a series of posts on child trafficking. Get an education and a better future. We can live happily ever after. See the world and earn good money. Holiday work: meet new […]

McCann Erickson Launches ‘Not-So-Super’ Campaign for NY State Anti-Trafficking Coalition

McCann Erickson has launched an integrated social media campaign called Not-So-Super to raise awareness about sex trafficking for the New York State Anti-Trafficking Coalition. “Sex trafficking is commonly perceived as something that happens far away, in other parts of the world. Show More Summary

Angie Harmon Field Visit: UNICEF’s War on Trafficking in Nicaragua

Throughout January, Human Trafficking Awareness Month, FieldNotes and the End Trafficking project are running a series of posts on child trafficking. UNICEF Ambassador Angie Harmon is a passionate spokesperson for UNICEF USA’s End Trafficking Project. Show More Summary

Super Bowl Sunday Means A Whole Lot Of Human Trafficking, And It’s Our Job To Stay Aware

Super Bowl Sunday is famous for more than just football. This time of year sees a spike in human trafficking, and a spike in awareness to go with it. Trafficking involves selling, buying, and transporting human beings to be exploited in some capacity. It often involves forced prostitution, and victims are controlled through bribery or [...]

End Trafficking: “Tricked” — Young and Vulnerable to Trafficking

Jennifer K. Chan is a program officer for the U.S. Fund’s End Trafficking project. Throughout January, Human Trafficking Awareness Month, FieldNotes and the End Trafficking project are running a series of posts on child trafficking. This year, as part of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF’s public awareness campaign for End Trafficking, we had the honor […]

7 Ways You Can Help Fight Child Trafficking

Throughout January, Human Trafficking Awareness Month, FieldNotes and the End Trafficking project are running a series of posts on child trafficking. Jennifer K. Chan is a program officer for End Trafficking. How can you can join the fight to end child trafficking? Here are seven concrete actions you can take: 1. Tell Congress to protect […]

Read All About It: UNICEF USA’s Flipboard Magazines

UNICEF USA debuted End Trafficking last week, a new Flipboard magazine, to mark National Human Trafficking Awareness month. Flipboard is a mobile/tablet app that allows users to view personalized collections of articles, photos, videos, web and social media content. Show More Summary

5 Signs: How to Know Whether a Child is Being Trafficked

Throughout January, Human Trafficking Awareness Month, FieldNotes and the End Trafficking project are running a series of posts on child trafficking. How can you can take action against human trafficking? Educate yourself, and learn to recognize that a person — child or adult — has been trafficked. Here are five common signs: 1. They know […]

End Trafficking: Q & A with FBI Special Agent Greg Bristol

Throughout January, Human Trafficking Awareness Month, FieldNotes and the End Trafficking project are running a series of posts on child trafficking. Greg Bristol is a retired FBI Special Agent with a background in human trafficking. Bristol joined the FBI in 1987 and focused on Washington D.C. area trafficking cases as a member of the FBI’s […]

Human Trafficking Prevention Month Raises Awareness of Enforcement and Victim Assistance Efforts

3 months agoNews / Crime : FBI News Blog

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, and the FBI’s efforts to combat trafficking—part of the overall U.S. government effort to end this scourge in all of its forms—will continue full steam ahead into 2...

Human Trafficking Awareness Day: How Can Lawyers Help?

Tomorrow, January 11th, is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day. And part of awareness is understanding exactly what human trafficking is, and what you, as a lawyer, can do to help. Much attention has been paid to the issue lately, both in terms of campaigns for increased criminal sanctions, and awareness......

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Throughout January, Human Trafficking Awareness Month, FieldNotes and the End Trafficking project are running a series of posts on child trafficking. President Obama has proclaimed January 2014 as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, noting that “millions remain in bondage” because of trafficking. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC