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Northern Ireland votes in favour of making it a crime to pay for sex.

Gerardine Rowley of Ruhama speaks on Morning Ireland about the new legislation in Northern Ireland criminalizing those who pay for sex.  Ruhama has been advocating for this sort of legislation for the past 10 years where the demand is criminalized.   21 more words

Violence Against Women

Yesterday October 18 was European Anti-Trafficking Day

Poverty, inequality, discrimination – Let’s stop human trafficking at the roots.   Three United Nations human rights experts* today called for a concerted global response to fight the transnational scourge of trafficking in persons, speaking ahead of the European Anti-Trafficking Day on Saturday 18 October. 412 more words

Poverty Eradication

Joint Operation Busts Sex Tourism and Trafficking Ring in Colombia.

Nearly 2 dozen minors from various parts of Colombia were identified as victims of sex trafficking after a recent bust of a human trafficking and sex tourism ring operating in several Colombian cities. 292 more words

Sex Trafficking

New Documentary: Plight of Burmese Migrant Children

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A new documentary entitled “All You Need Is Love” is being released on October 31 in the United States. ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE focuses on the lives and dreams of  173 more words

Equal Rights & Social Change

Learn More About Modern Day Slavery

While for the most part this blog is a pretty light hearted one there are going to be occasions where I just have to rant/vent/share awful news because it’s news that demands to be shared. 180 more words

All And Sundry