Category Archive: News

Aug 06

8/22/12: A Date That Might Go Down in History

Securities and Exchange Commission to vote on requirements to disclose supply chains for products. The impact on modern day slavery con be significant. http://ftsblog.net/2012/07/12/82212-a-date-that-might-go-down-in-history/

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http://www.examiner.com/article/fbi-rescues-79-children-from-sex-trafficking-across-the-u-s-24-ca

Posted con the move.

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May 24

[21 days 2 go] Stories from the front: She Has a Pimp’s Name Etched on Her

With 21 days before departure, I want to share with you the story below, written by Nicholas Kristof, of the New York Times. This, and 27,000,000 stories like this one, is what keeps me in this battle, every day. She Has a Pimp’s Name Etched on Her By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF We think of branding as …

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May 19

A race against time. A mother’s love. A daughter spared. | International Justice Mission

International Justice Mission in action http://www.ijm.org/content/race-against-time-mothers-love-daughter-spared?utm_source=appeal_3&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=appeal2012_3

Permanent link to this article: http://www.jaderiderjourneys.com/2endslavery/2012/05/19/a-race-against-time-a-mothers-love-a-daughter-spared-international-justice-mission/

May 18

28 days before departure, and a sad Texas high[low]light

I cannot believe that there are only 29 days to go.  It seems like a there is plenty of time to get things done, and yet, every day is filled with things that I need to get done beforehand. Not the least one is that we are closing on our house (selling) at the end …

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May 11

Trying to expand my reach: being bold!

Over the last week I have been working trying to expand the reach of this project, by sending information to the media offices at my work, local TV stations, and the top providers for adventure motorcycle gear.  So far, … no answers, except for one decline.  This is not such bold and and crazy behavior you will …

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May 10

International Justice Mission: Their work

This is a video I located last night.  IJM is one of the beneficiaries of TX2AK.  You can start to understand their work by looking at this.

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May 01

Polaris Project added as a beneficiary of the 2012 TX2AK ride

This morning I contacted the offices of the Polaris Project in Washington, and decided to add them to the list of beneficiaries for the 2012 Ride. The conversation was very professional and positive, and I look forward to working with them towards achieving a world in which slavery is part of history, not part of …

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Apr 13

President Obama and the White House committed to end slavery in our time

The President’s Interagency Task Force on Trafficking met at the White House on March 15 to talk about the Obama Administration’s record on addressing slavery and trafficking at home and abroad and to propose new initiatives for the future. Chaired by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the meeting included, among others, the heads of the …

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