Category Archive: News and Reports

Apr 13

President Obama and the White House committed to em 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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Oct 20

New video resources

Today I added two new videos to the site: ENSLAVED: an great video from the MTV Exit series Jessica Jackley: Poverty, money — and love, an inspiring look at how we can work and relate to the poor.

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Sep 02

#13 is [not] a lucky number? Departure delayed

Here I am, the day before the scheduled departure for this journey, this trip, not having packed a thing.  Why?  The flutter of the wing of a moth, across the Atlantic, off the coast of Africa, and the sneeze of a wildebeest were the initiators of what became tropical depression #13, and is now Tropical …

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Aug 24

Inhuman trafficking

Through facebook, a fellow abolitionist shared this report about breaking chains.  However, this is not limited to Europe.  I happens in everybody’s backyard.

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Apr 20

Fighting Sexually Oriented Businesses in Neighborhoods

This is a great and detailed report

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