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Say No To Slave And Sex Trafficking

Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson | Posted 06.16.2013 | Gay Voices
Rev. Dr. Nancy Wilson

Why should LGBT people care? All social issues are LGBT issues, and around 10 percent of the millions of people who are trafficked are LGBT. As citizens of the world, we cannot just care about issues that we think are "ours." If we are human, then human trafficking is about all of us.

Man Convicted Of Using Children As Slaves

AP | MIKE HOUSEHOLDER | Posted 05.25.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — Some of the children were only in middle school when a former tennis pro from Africa faked immigration papers and brought them to Mich...

Orphans International Worldwide Unveils New Website for Sponsoring Kids - Including Haiti

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Orphans International Worldwide (OIWW) unveiled its new website, the third since its founding in 1999. I created the first, which was indeed primitiv...

Visiting Rescue Shelters in India

Rani Hong | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rani Hong

It had been days of travel, heat, humidity, cramped spaces, and heartbreaking stories.

Nestlé and the Mommy Wars

Joellen Raderstorf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Joellen Raderstorf

Last week, Nestlé flew a group of mom bloggers to Pasadena. A few attendees took the opportunity to bring up Nestlé's practice of sourcing cocoa harvested by children on Twitter.

Child Slavery in Haiti: Odette's Story

The Morningside Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
The Morningside Post

More than 300,000 children are currently enslaved as restaveks in Haiti. They make up 3 percent of Haiti's population. More often than not they are emotionally and physically abused.

Child maid trafficking spreads from Africa to US

AP | RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

IRVINE, Calif. — Late at night, the neighbors saw a little girl at the kitchen sink of the house next door. They watched through their window as...

Five Former Slaves Who Are Changing the World

razoo.com | Kathryn Hawkins | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

We've all learned about the courageous acts of former slaves in American history like Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman--but while the Emancipatio...