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  • Movie Review: '8 Days'
    Movie Review: '8 Days'
    There’s an unspoken lie Americans have unwittingly given into. Without even knowing it, they’ve convinced themselves that sex trafficking is only a problem in other countries. How could something so horrific be happening under our very...
  • ‘Gotham’ tackles child homelessness and human trafficking
    ‘Gotham’ tackles child homelessness and human trafficking
    FOX’s new hit show “Gotham” continued to build its legend during its second episode, entitled “Selina Kyle”, Monday night.After getting a brief glimpse of Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz) working on conquering his fear and...
  • Be Their Voice
    5 ways to prevent human-trafficking in Philadelphia
    Awareness about the prevalence of sex-trafficking in the United States, particularly in Philadelphia, has recently increased and the common myth that trafficking is only a problem overseas is finally being debunked.A recent article in Philly.com,...
  • Sentencing Act threatens our national security
    Sentencing Act threatens our national security
    Senator Grassley of Ohio, yesterday, took to the Senate floor to strongly opposed S. 1410, Smarter Sentencing Act, whose chief sponsor is Richard Durbin of Illinois, the bill was written to focus limited Federal resources on the most serious...
  • Lucy Liu
    On the scene: Lucy Liu debuts short film 'Meena'
    June 26, 2014 marked UNICEF Ambassador Lucy Liu’s directorial debut, with her short film "Meena" premiering to a captivated audience in New York.Based on a chapter from Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn’s bestselling book ...
  • No such thing as an ugly puppy...
    No such thing...
    ...as an ugly puppy.As a typical Thai household, we have the prerequisite half dozen or so dogs, but in our case we have the room and are able to provide them with permanent world-standard living facilities. They have an acre to run around in,...
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    Apparently 12% Of Brazilian Teenage Girls Are Child Prostitutes
    The World Cup is coming and that means that we have the usual orgy of headlines about how teenage girls are being trafficked into the sex trade to service all of those horny soccer fans. This now happens as a ritual surrounding every major world...
  • Manhattan District Attorney
    Cops posing as Manhattan gun dealers bust gun traffickers
    Two gun traffickers were indicted for selling assault weapons, ammunition and large capacity magazines, the Manhattan District Attorney's Office and the New York City Police Department announced on Thursday.The indictments represent the 18th...
  • Rights of the Child new legal body
    Children to file porn, prostitution, trafficking abuses with UN
    A new legal instrument established by the United Nations, allowing children or their representatives to file complaints with the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, goes into effect in April,the United Nations announced Tuesday.Only final...
  • 'The Counselor' official movie poster
    ‘The Counselor is a paranoid tale of deceit
    ‘The Counselor’ is one of those stories that your mother warned you about. You know, the one where the main character makes the wrong choice and rues the day he tempted faith. In ‘the Counselor, the story centers around Michael...
  • Veiled harem girl
    Runaways are at extreme risk to be trafficked
    If you know a girl who is planning to run away from home, please help her find a different solution. Home might very well be hell, but she is at extreme risk to exchange that hell for another that will be far worse: being forced to walk the...
  • Ex-Philly cop, once hailed as a hero, indicted on rape and trafficking charges
    Ex-Philly cop, once hailed as hero, indicted on rape and trafficking charges
    Richard DeCoatsworth, 27, a former Philadelphia police officer who had once been honored by President Barack Obama for heroism while on the job, was indicted by a grand jury on June 17 with 13 crimes which included “rape, trafficking of...
  • Human Trafficking
    Senator Coons urges passage of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act
    On December 10, 2012, Senator Chris Coons of Delaware was granted permission to address the United States Senate regarding the problem of human rights, violence against women and human trafficking“Mr. President, today is Human Rights Day,...
  • Rhode Island cop kicks handcuffed woman in the face.
    Senator Coons talks about a world in which human rights has meaning
    On December 10, 2012 Senator Chris Coons of Delaware was granted permission to address the United States Senate regarding the issue of human rights.“Mr. President, today is Human Rights Day, and I wanted to simply add my voice to the many...
  • Bubble-time Fun
    Shareholder suit of Hershey Co alleging child labor/trafficking in supply chain
    Has everyone recovered from last week's sugar-overload? Here's something that might bring you down. Imagine your little trick-or-treaters being forced to make the candy rather than gleefully munching. When we think of candy, many Omahans...