INTERNATIONAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING INSTITUTE

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"Continue to build movements stretching across the globe because we must put away our willingness to profit from the exploitation of others.”

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Why Labor Trafficking is So Hard to Track

April 24, 2018

Inside the U.S., Bruggeman said, there are no reliable estimates on the number of victims of labor or sex trafficking — which under federal law, means being subjected to involuntary…

Sex Ads Website Backpage Shut Down By U.S. Authorities

April 6, 2018

U.S. law enforcement agencies have seized the sex marketplace website Backpage.com as part of an enforcement action by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, according to a posting on the Backpage…

More Than 8,000 Sex Buyers Arrested in Growing Movement to End Demand

March 21, 2018

In traditional prostitution stings, police officers usually arrested only the women who were selling sex. But there is growing awareness that many women caught in a life of prostitution are…

Porn consumption is contributing to child sex trafficking epidemic

March 2, 2018

The systematic buying and selling of young boys and girls for sex is growing at a shocking rate in the United States and around the globe. The Hill / Read…

Sex Trafficking And The Super Bowl

February 2, 2018

For the last several years, every city that has hosted the Super Bowl has waged an aggressive campaign against sex trafficking. NPR, Morning Edition / Read Full Article

Let’s Refresh Our Community’s Response to Child Sex Trafficking

February 1, 2018

The City of Atlanta and Fulton County have been at the forefront of America’s efforts to address child sex trafficking.   CCHR / Read Full Article