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Have you heard the cry of an orphan?

I don’t know if I can say that I have.

When I was a child, I was part of a group of children who met with several young teens. 402 more words


Voices of Freedom

Over the last month, our team worked around the clock to organise a panel discussion that would focus the spotlight on an issue that threatens our nation as much as it threatens the lives of millions of our citizens. 398 more words

The God Of The Suburban, Upper-Middle Class, Caucasian Male

Prayers are not immune to being influenced by the time and place they are uttered.

You see, I came from, as my boi Cornel West says, “the vanilla suburbs”. 71 more words


Final Thoughts on the Researching the Business of Sex Trafficking

Let me begin by thanking you all sincerely for making this blog surprisingly popular. This started as a small research blog with a target audience of 7 of my classmates. 578 more words

Human Trafficking

Agustin on Kara: Scholarly Criticisms?

Migration and sex work expert  Laura Agustin (who, as some readers may know, recently left a brief comment on this blog), has published a scathing criticism… 499 more words

Human Trafficking

My frickin' hero

“I’ve been to more than two dozen countries and heard the frustrations and observations of the victims. I wanted their voices to be heard – personal stories always help to raise awareness in people – but I also wanted to get a discourse started with academics and policymakers. 8 more words


Reduce, Criminalize, Abolish

Attacking the demand for child sex trafficking

by Siddharth Kara

Editor’s Note: Trafficking expert Siddharth Kara is a Harvard fellow and author of the award-winning book, “ 684 more words

Human Trafficking