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Today's Action: Stop Sex Trafficking on Game Day
World  (tags: HumanRights, Homeless children, sex trafficking, sexual slavery, Super Bowl Sunday )

- 8 days ago -
While you're waiting for kickoff on Super Bowl Sunday, thousands of homeless children will be lured off the streets and sold into sexual slavery. It might be hard to believe, but Game Day is the most lucrative time of year for the sex trafficking...
20 Girls Held as Sex Slaves By Bogota Human Traffickers: Victims
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, world, Sex trafficking )

- 74 days ago -
Three girls were able to escape a Bogota-based sex trafficking group that is alleged to be holding 20 more minors captive for sexual exploitation, local authorities said Monday. Three suspects have been apprehended.
Sex Trafficking Isn't An 'Over There' Issue, 100,000 U.S. Kids Are Sold Into It Every Year
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, Sex trafficking )

- 81 days ago -
Selling children into sex trafficking may seem like a remote issue, something that happens in far-off places where kids live in extreme poverty and their rights aren't valued. But it's happening right here, all over the United States.
Sex Trafficking: Is There No End?
World  (tags: humanrights, India, Sex trafficking, freedoms, women )

- 117 days ago -
In a startling revelation, an interim report by a government committee has found that a staggering 20,000 women,
Mozambique: Tanzanian Woman Nabbed Over Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human Trafficking, Sex trafficking )

- 132 days ago -
An unnamed Tanzanian woman has been arrested in Mozambique's remote district of Montepuez, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado, on charges of trafficking in women for purposes of prostitution, APA can report Sunday.
NE Philly Teen's Sex-Slave Experience Is All Too Common
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, pimping, Sex trafficking )

- 172 days ago -
THE YOUNG woman who befriended Tiffany on the Internet seemed innocent enough - so in the midst of a rough patch with her father, the 16-year-old Northeast Philadelphia girl let her new cyber-friend pick her up at home.
Sex Trafficking Reaches Into Rural Towns
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, Sex trafficking, reaches rural towns )

- 436 days ago -
Sex trafficking has spread deep into Tennessee's rural communities, a panel of experts said Wednesday, creating fresh challenges for efforts to stop the enslavement of women and children for sex.
Foster Care and Sex Trafficking Survivor Testifies on Hill
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, Sex trafficking, Survior speaks out )

- 452 days ago -
his afternoon on the Hill a 24-year-old college student and sex trafficking survivor, Withelma "T" Ortiz Walker Pettigrew, shared her experiences growing up in the U.S.,
Africa: Sold Into a Life of Despair
World  (tags: humanrights, africa, sex trafficking, sickening, world )

- 994 days ago -
I had arrived in Burkina Faso to investigate a human trafficking problem escalating into one of the worst in Africa. A London-based organisation had tipped me off that criminal gangs - mostly Nigerian - were targeting Burkina Faso in order to
Nigerians Become Most Trafficked Into Italy's Sex Trade
World  (tags: world, humanrights, sex trafficking, freedoms )

- 994 days ago -
23-year-old Cheryl was working in a hospital in southern Nigeria. A patient's brother told her that she could make more money in a European hospital if she went with him. Upon arriving in Italy, she quickly learned that she had been tricked i
IRELAND: Horrors of Human Trafficking Revealed
World  (tags: world, europe, humanrights, sex trafficking, cime )

- 996 days ago -
There were 57 alleged victims of human trafficking -- including 13 children -- reported to Gardaí in 2011. Of those, 37 were victims of sexual exploitation, 13 of labour exploitation, two were victims of both labour and sexual exploitation and five
Congress Must Combat Sex Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, ACTION, sex trafficking, ethics )

- 1001 days ago -
Target: Majority Leader Harry Reid Goal: To get Congress to renew a law which combats sex trafficking in the United States and overseas.
Man Used Dating Websites to Lure Latinas, Forced Them Into Prostitution
World  (tags: world, freedoms, humanrights, ethics, society, sex trafficking )

- 1084 days ago -
Police say they have arrested an Arab man on suspicion of using dating websites to lure three women from Latin American countries and forcing them to work as prostitutes.
Protect Girls and Women From Sex Trafficking! Take Action!
World  (tags: women, children, sex trafficking, petition, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, crime, war, violence, world )

- 1206 days ago -
The Indian Immoral Traffic Prevention Act has been failing to protect girls and women from sex trafficking. It criminalizes and stigmatizes trafficking victims and allows the true perpetrators of crime, traffickers, pimps and johns, to exploit women and
The Many Forms of Sex Trafficking in Central America
World  (tags: humanrights, children, sex trafficking, crime )

- 1221 days ago -
Mexico's El Universal has highlighted the work of anti-human trafficking activist Marisa Ugarte, who in 2008 began an investigation into sex trafficking along border cities in Baja California. According to her research, there are more than 5,000 human

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