The Human Slavery-Ecocide Connection

By Mitzi Perdue Has it ever occurred to you that there’s a direct and appalling connection between human slavery and environment destruction? Kevin Bales, a Professor of Contemporary Slavery at the University of Nottingham, studies this connection. His research...

Helping Trafficking Survivors During COVID-19

By Mitzi Perdue COVID-19 has impacted the survivors of human trafficking in particularly harsh ways. By some estimates, even under normal circumstances as many as 80% of individuals who have been rescued end up being re-trafficked.  COVID-19 has made the odds of this...

Sex Trafficking and the Young People in Your Life

By Mitzi Perdue In the past, it made sense to worry about your child being kidnapped and then sex trafficked. Today, while human trafficking is still one of the top threats to our children, it’s only rarely that this threat takes the form of a kidnapping. Instead,...

Helping Trafficking Victims Be All They Can Be

By Vanessa Russell Human trafficking is unthinkably evil in countless ways. Here’s one more, as expressed by Dan Silberberg, founder of ENTELECHY.AI : “Enslaved people cannot become all they could be. Trafficking snuffs out their light, their genius, their gift to the...