We are approaching what is the largest sports event and the most-watched program on U.S. TV every year: the Super Bowl. The Super Bowl and other large sporting events like the Olympics and the World Cup are increasingly being recognized as magnets for sex trafficking and child prostitution. The ...
How to spot child sex trafficking and abuse
Those with an anti-trafficking organization led by survivors, spoke about signs to look for in cases of child sex-trafficking and sexual abuse.
More than 100 teens rescued in weekend sex-trafficking raids, FBI says
More than 100 teenagers — many of them children from broken homes — were rescued over the weekend in a sex-trafficking crackdown that swept more than 70 cities, the FBI said Monday. The youngest victim was 13 years old, the agency sai
How Facial Recognition Is Fighting Child Sex Trafficking
A nonprofit called Thorn is using Amazon Rekognition to scan online ads for underage sex-trafficking victims.
How Children in Foster Care Fall Victim to Child Sex Trafficking |
It is certainly not an issue that our society wants to talk about.
How to help a victim of child sex trafficking
In light of Jeffrey Epstein’s indictment, experts share how to spot the signs of child exploitation and ways you can help.
Why wasn’t Jared Fogle charged with child sex trafficking?
Buyers of sex-trafficked children are as culpable for the crime of trafficking as the pimps.
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Child sex trafficking in Arizona: How to spot the warning signs
Sex trafficking and your children is a combination no parent wants to imagine but is a very real threat in the Valley.
10 Surprising and Counterintuitive Facts About Child Sex Trafficking
Here’s what mainstream media isn’t telling you about the commercial sexual exploitation of children in the United States… There are fewer crimes in society that trigger greater public outrage than sex trafficking of children. Trafficking is a serious problem in the United States, yet many of the stereotypes surrounding the issue and the counter-productive approaches to fixing the problem, make it increasingly difficult to address the…
How Does Your State Rank on the Issue of Child Sex Trafficking?
The State Department annually releases a "report card" evaluating countries' work and progress on combating the heinous crime of trafficking of human person for either labor or sex slavery. In 2010, the United States was included in the ranking and evaluation for the first time, scoring in the highest tier, although its narrative showed much room for improvement in this area where all can agree that one exploited person is one too many. On that note, in late November Shared Hope, a non-profit…
How one teenage girl is using film to fight child sex trafficking
Rebecca Dharmapalan is using art to explore activism, tackling the commercial sexual exploitation of children in Oakland through film.
What do rescued child sex trafficking victims need?
Discover what Ark of Hope for Children says rescued child sex trafficking victims need to become thriving adults.
What You Need to Know About Child Sex Trafficking and How to Fight It
Imagine for a moment that there is a pretty, but troubled, fifteen-year-old girl in your neighborhood. Let’s call her Jade. After yet another argument with her mom, Jade stomps out of the house with an overnight bag and some cash in her pocket, just enough to buy a one-way bus ticket. Jade has a friend in another town, and she is thinking that, while traveling there, she might follow up with the person from the online chat room who liked her picture on…
Over 100 Arrested in Massive Child Sex Trafficking Bust in Ohio
Among those arrested were a medical doctor and a church youth director. - Over a hundred people have been arrested as part of a large child sex trafficking sting... | NEON NETTLE
How YOU Can Help End Child Sex Trafficking
By: Sara KimEdited by: Sharon E. ChinIn order to expose the crime of minor sex trafficking in the United States, filmmaker Tim Matsui has created a documentary about the issue. Matsui has already been accredited for documenting and journaling sexual exploitation in Southeast Asia over a span of 15 years. This ...
Three Ways Hoteliers Can Fight Child Sex Trafficking
Hotel staff who have daily interaction with guests are in a unique position to speak up if they suspect potential child sex trafficking.
Child sex trafficking in Los Angeles: ‘It happens way too often’
He plied her with pot and promises. I’ll give you a car, he told her, an apartment of your own. I’ll protect you from the streets. She was 16. He was 70. For Matilda Evans (a pseudonym …
Why We HAVE To Start Talking About Child Sex Trafficking
Written by Alanna Ketler Child sex trafficking is a disturbingly prevalent issue in our society, and one that is often swept under the rug because it’s so uncomfortable to talk about, and so few of us are willing to admit, to ourselves and to others, that it’s a problem. We simply don’t want to believe that this is something that could …
7 Ways to Attract First Chair Leaders to a Second Chair Position
I always advise young leaders, if they can, to sit under a seasoned leader for a while, learning all they can, before they venture out on their own I realize that’s not always the advice a young, ready-to-go leader type wants to hear – and I get it, since I was one of those younger leaders. And we learn mostly by failure, so there is something to be said for jumping out on your own, getting both feet wet (to use another cliche…