Take the Challenge: No Porn November

October 30, 2017, Orlando, FL Pornography. While often seen as harmless, it is a multi-billion dollar industry that feeds on oppression and fuels human trafficking. That’s right, porn fuels human trafficking! It teaching users to treat people as objects to be used for their personal desires. Think about it for a second. When was the last […]

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Olympics: Rio’s Dirty Little Secret

Exciting is the word that comes to mind when I think about the Olympics. Watching the best athletes in the world compete for Gold is nothing but exciting. It’s fun to watch and cheer for our favorites. This year, the spotlight is on Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. A beautiful city where the mountains meet the […]

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Iowa 80 Truckstop Joins Fight Against Human Trafficking

Originally posted 6/13/2012 on TruckingInfo.com Iowa 80 Truckstop has joined forces with Truckers Against Trafficking to raise awareness about human trafficking among professional drivers and expand its employee training program. Professional drivers are encouraged to pick up a TAT wallet card at Iowa 80 Truckstop, which lists red flags to look for if trafficking is […]

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Governor Rick Scott to Visit Kristi House for Ceremonial Bill Signing of HB99 and HB7049

Tuesday, June 12, 2012 MIAMI, FL, Jun 12, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Kristi House, Miami-Dade County’s children’s advocacy center that provides services and system coordination for child victims of sexual abuse and sex trafficking, today welcomes Governor Rick Scott for the ceremonial signing of HB99 and HB7049. Gov. Scott will be joined by Attorney […]

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Harris County (TX) Attorney Files Lawsuits Against Massage Parlors Suspected of Human Trafficking

Posted: Tuesday, June 12, 2012 12:25 pm From the HARRIS COUNTY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE County Attorney Vince Ryan filed lawsuits today against four establishments located in one shopping center in northwest Harris County alleging that they are public nuisances and fronts for organized criminal activity. The lawsuits claim that Crystal Relaxation, Empire Spa, and Royal Spa […]

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Ottawa Female Teenagers Act as Pimps, Forcing Underage Girls Into Prostitution

By ICTMN Staff June 12, 2012 Three Canadian teenage girls face human trafficking charges for forcing their underage peers, ages 13 to 17, into prostitution, the Ottawa Citizen reported. The girls allegedly lured victims to a public housing complex through social media, CNN reported. They then beat the girls and drove them to other locations […]

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Healing Pain Through Dancing

Yoon Min-sik, Asia News Network (The Korea Herald) | World | Mon, June 11 2012 Young people, mostly female, gather inside a small cottage in Kolkata, India. They twist and turn, laughing and joking as they try to dance to the music. It seems like another jolly day at a typical dance class, except for […]

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New York Theater Gets Political, Explores Sex Trafficking

Posted: 06/07/2012  By Lanie Zipoy According to the Federal Bureau of Investigations, “human sex trafficking is the most common form of modern-day slavery.” Estimates claim that millions of girls and adult women worldwide are forced into the commercial sex industry. A New York-based theater group, comprised of girls and young women aged 14 to 21, […]

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Judge Temporarily Blocks Washington Sex-trade Law

June 6, 2012 SEATTLE — A federal judge on Tuesday temporarily blocked enforcement of a new Washington state law that would require classified advertising companies to verify the ages of people in sex-related advertisements. In response to a lawsuit filed Monday by the website Backpage.com, U.S. District Judge Ricardo Martinez granted a 14-day temporary restraining […]

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MS-13 Gang Leader Gets 50 Years For Teen Sex Trafficking

June 3, 2012 11:01 pm By: Fairfax News Rances Ulices Amaya, 24, aka “Murder” and “Blue,” was sentenced to 50 years in prison Friday for recruiting girls as young as 14 from middle schools, high schools, and homeless shelters in Northern Virginia and forcing them to engage in commercial sex acts on behalf of MS-13. Neil […]

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