It’s safe to say that the porn industry is, at best, complicit in trafficking and, at worst, an active participant—possibly similarly to these hotel groups.
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The 33-year-old persuaded teens to engage in sex acts with him on camera by falsely claiming the encounters were being shot for a porn video he was creating.
Training employees to spot trafficking survivors is normally up to the individual company, two new California laws actually require transit, hotel, and motel employees to undergo human trafficking awareness training.
Kyra is helping out with two local organizations in her home of Aurora that house and support sex trafficking survivors to get them back on their feet.
Ashton Kutcher, Carrie Underwood, Emma Thompson—when stars use their public platforms to give visibility to the realities of sex trafficking, people start paying attention.
Trafficking hides in plain sight. Just ask Suzie, a trafficking survivor turned police officer whose boyfriend sex trafficked her when she was 19 years old.
If someone is forced, manipulated into, or threatened into performing any sexual act in exchange for money, safety, or to evade punishment, this is sex trafficking. It can be situational—it doesn’t have to be a lifetime of sex slavery.
The global issue of sex trafficking will take a global community of Fighters to join together and stop the demand for exploitation.
Around the US, researchers are focusing on the issue of sex trafficking and doing their best to raise awareness to both educators and students.
The perception of what trafficking victims look like can often jump to mind: young, foreign, female. There are many victims of trafficking like her, but she’s not the only one. Men and boys can be trafficked, too.
Let’s take a closer look at one part of the healing process through the eyes of a victim shelter city director who also works in Illinois.