THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Last year, before COVID-19, the United Nation’s International Labour Organization estimated that there were more than 40 million people held in slavery throughout the world. Some might wonder, did the Pandemic with its lockdowns push those numbers downward?  After...

Human Trafficking: Be a Thermostat, Not a Thermometer

Patti Hathaway has an interesting way of looking at life’s problems. She asks, “Are you a thermostat or a thermometer?” As a warrior against human trafficking, Hathaway is in favor of being a thermostat. Metaphorically speaking, a “thermostat” is someone who changes...

The Evil Ecology of Human Trafficking

KEY POINTS There’s a tight connection between prostitution and criminality. Traffickers are often motivated to encourage pornography. Trafficking doesn’t exist in isolation; it is part of a whole ecosystem of criminality. Follow the link to read the full article...