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How text messages help the Polaris Project zero in on human trafficking

By Mohana Ravindranath<p>Mohana Ravindranath<p>Bio Follow<p>A few months ago, a worker monitoring a hotline for the Polaris Project, a nonprofit group dedicated to combating human trafficking, received a text message from an 18-year-old woman in distress.<p>The woman, a sex-trade worker, was trapped in a motel …

A Mother's Story — What Parents Need to Know About Trafficking

Danielle was 17 years old, a freshman at Northeastern University, when she met the trafficker who forced her into two years of sex slavery. She …

India's tea firms urged to act on slave trafficking after girls freed

Slave traders took girls as young as 11 from an Indian plantation that supplies tea to Tetley and sold them on to a life of abuse as domestic servants, an investigation has revealed.<p>The girls were taken from the Nahorani estate in Assam, owned by a consortium that includes Tetley's parent company, …

Tackling the Problem of Human Trafficking of Runaway and Foster Youth

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