Smuggling to Trafficking

On March 19, 2014, five men were charged with holding 115 people captive in a house in Houston.  The men were smuggling the victims into the United States,…

Finding Slavery Free Clothing

The cotton pod pricks at his fingertips as the white clouds hold on tight to their captor.  He rubs his calloused palms against his pant leg to get…

Child Slaves Make Chocolate

With the chocolate hearts of Valentine’s Day behind us and the Cadbury eggs of Easter ahead we should all consider where our beloved chocolate is coming from and…

Not Just One Day

When we hear about human trafficking sometimes we are so overwhelmed by all that has to happen for slavery to really be abolished. And we are then left…

How Many Slaves Work for You?

When you wake up in the morning are you thinking, “How many slaves are working for me right now?”  Most people would say “no, and I thought slavery…