Sep 6th, 2018
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about the things that matter.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
What is human trafficking? How does it occur? Why should you care? More importantly, what can YOU do about it? On this episode of Singin’ In The Rain we talked with Anne-Michelle Ellis, Coordinator for the Coalition Against Sexual Exploitation (CASE) in the County of San Bernardino. Ms. Ellis oversees a multi-disciplinary team of professionals who work collaboratively to provide services to commercially sexually exploited children and their families while also raising public awareness about ending human trafficking.
Each year, there are approximately 600,000 to 800,000 victims trafficked across international borders throughout the world. The U.S. government estimates that between 14,500 and 17,500 of those victims are trafficked into the United States (US Department of Health and Human Services, 2017). Millions more are subject to American inter-state trafficking...
Shocked? Outraged? Want to do something about it?
Tune into this episode as we explore:
- What is human trafficking?
- What is the extent of human trafficking?
- How does human trafficking occur in modern society?
- What is currently being done to address human trafficking?
- How can I create change regarding the issue of human trafficking?
If your desire is to create positive social change, then tackling the issue of human trafficking through education is yet another step you can take to improving the society around you.
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