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Human Trafficking Victimization and the LGBTQIA+ Community

  The U.S. Department of Homeland Security maintains that human trafficking victims are targeted because they are vulnerable in some manner. This vulnerability may stem from a variety of causes, including psychological, physical, and emotional issues. Traffickers...

N.C. ranked in top 15 states for human trafficking cases

By Melinda Sampson, Community Outreach Coordinator The National Human Trafficking Hotline recently released its 2021 data on calls and cases, and North Carolina remains in the top 15 states in the U.S. for human trafficking cases. While it is good to see numbers and...

Advocacy in Action: Hispanic Heritage Month

Advocacy in Action: Hispanic Heritage Month

We must recognize the impact of Hispanic culture in the fight against human trafficking. The Coalition of Immokalee Workers are a workers’ rights organization dedicated to ending issues like human trafficking and sexual harassment and assault in the workplace.