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July 31, 2014   /  By Sally Littlefield, Communications Intern

Weeks after the end of the World Cup, the Brazilian sex worker industry, where girls as young as eight are treated as sexual beings, drug induced numbness is a band-aid over emotional scars are women are not permitted to have control of their lives, continues on. Read More


July 30, 2014   /  By Holly Austin Smith

I was forced into prostitution in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Today, I advocate against all forms of commercial sexual exploitation.    Read More


July 28, 2014

The UN's Human Development Report, an annual report which measures human development across the globe, identifies educating women as the closest thing to a silver bullet in human development. Read More

Lydia Cacho releases “Slavery Inc.,” the untold story of international sex trafficking. http://t.co/98WOzqRvjS via @washingtonpost

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It's "Time for an Equal Rights Amendment," according to two Yale law students. http://t.co/mTotH7sZCX via @politico #equality

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Today honor @UN World Day Against #Trafficking in Persons. Help women raise their vital voice! #igivehope http://t.co/aW7rBQWWqH

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