Hey, New York! Join Maurice Middleberg March 19th at the book launch for James H...on 02/26/15 @ 2:23am via Free the Slaves
Hey, New York! Join Maurice Middleberg March 19th at the book launch for James Hannaham's new novel, Delicious Foods!
You Are Invited
Free the Slaves is honored to be part of the book launch event for James Hannaham's book, Delicious Foods, which involves the story of human trafficking.
“Nothing is too small. Nothing is too, quote-unquote, ordinary or insignificant....on 02/26/15 @ 2:00am via Girls Are Not For Sale
“Nothing is too small. Nothing is too, quote-unquote, ordinary or insignificant. Those are the things that make up the measure of our days, and they're the things that sustain us. And they're the things that certainly can become worthy of poetry.”- Rita Dove
Polaris_Projecton 02/25/15 @ 7:10pm via @Polaris_Project
In a study on sex trafficked youth, 31% of participants said what they disliked most was "how it makes them feel." http://t.co/XD6ZYd2nBR
Polaris_Projecton 02/25/15 @ 5:05pm via @Polaris_Project
150 human trafficking cases were reported to the NHTRC in Georgia in 2014: http://t.co/tbJdWPkH8s #NHTRCstats
GEMSGIRLSon 02/25/15 @ 4:12pm via @GEMSGIRLS
RT @freedomforother: DID YOU KNOW @GEMSGIRLS Survivor Leadership Institute and Resource Center (SLI) is a multimedia platform to support su…
Polaris_Projecton 02/25/15 @ 2:50pm via @Polaris_Project
These little-known state laws help victims of #sextrafficking clear their criminal records and rebuild their lives: http://t.co/BQ0Vwr2Vfm
Polaris_Projecton 02/25/15 @ 12:43pm via @Polaris_Project
RT @enditmovement: 2/27 is SHINE A LIGHT ON SLAVERY DAY. Draw a ❌ on your hand. Take a selfie. Post & tag #enditmovement! http://t.co/5WUAw…
FreetheSlaveson 02/25/15 @ 11:02am via @FreetheSlaves
Want to learn how we fight slavery? Find information about our unique model here: http://t.co/McdLeHCdYq
Two more days until Shine a Light on Slavery Day. Commit to END IT by joining t...on 02/25/15 @ 10:25am via Polaris Project
Two more days until Shine a Light on Slavery Day. Commit to END IT by joining the cause and recruiting fellow freedom fighters. Each team you join helps Polaris and all of our fellow coalition partners: http://ow.ly/JBuSo
Polaris_Projecton 02/25/15 @ 9:50am via @Polaris_Project
.@urbaninstitute releases first study on #LGBTQ youth who trade sex to meet basic needs. http://t.co/XD6ZYd2nBR http://t.co/52hNh3FJj6
These little-known state laws, which invoke a process called vacatur, help victi...on 02/25/15 @ 6:15am via Polaris Project
These little-known state laws, which invoke a process called vacatur, help victims of #sextrafficking clear their criminal records and rebuild their lives: http://ow.ly/JBRG6
Little-Known Laws Help Sex-Trafficking Victims Clear Criminal Records
"I'm not ever going to forget what I've done," says a woman once convicted of prostitution. "But, at the same time, I don't want it thrown in my face every time I'm trying to seek employment."
Want to learn how we fight slavery? Find information about our unique model here...on 02/25/15 @ 3:02am via Free the Slaves
Want to learn how we fight slavery? Find information about our unique model here: http://ow.ly/JDtPB
Today, Urban Institute released the first study on #LGBTQ youth who trade sex to...on 02/25/15 @ 2:20am via Polaris Project
Today, Urban Institute released the first study on #LGBTQ youth who trade sex to meet basic needs. Nearly half the interviewed youth (48%) reported living in a shelter; another 10% said they lived on the street. Read the report: http://urbn.is/survivalsex
"…it’s not something I would suggest somebody to do. It’s not something I encourage people to do. But you have to do what you must do to survive."
We're hiring! bit.ly/GEMSCAREERS Location: NYCon 02/25/15 @ 2:00am via Girls Are Not For Sale
We're hiring! bit.ly/GEMSCAREERS
Polaris_Projecton 02/24/15 @ 7:30pm via @Polaris_Project
Popular Miami singer is arrested for pimping a woman on http://t.co/5wAuWaebBo: http://t.co/npklAFSClJ
Polaris_Projecton 02/24/15 @ 5:57pm via @Polaris_Project
1000+ trafficking cases in rural communities have been reported to the NHTRC. Learn more: http://t.co/SoNq8a7Brk http://t.co/RKq27Bq6lM
Polaris_Projecton 02/24/15 @ 4:15pm via @Polaris_Project
Three days left until Shine a Light on Slavery Day! Stand with us during the #enditmovement: http://t.co/hQXcxUZLEO
GEMSGIRLSon 02/24/15 @ 3:46pm via @GEMSGIRLS
RT @AAPolicyForum: (2) NEXT STEPS: Check out our #BlackGirlsMatter Toolkit http://t.co/fRNukwe443 & Report http://t.co/KMzbBJgJMC http://t.…
GEMSGIRLSon 02/24/15 @ 2:40pm via @GEMSGIRLS
RT @StephAkou: @AAPolicyForum Because Black Girls' struggles, achievements, voices are often left out of the conversation!
GEMSGIRLSon 02/24/15 @ 2:40pm via @GEMSGIRLS
RT @AAPolicyForum: Here we go! Q1: Why is the #BlackGirlsMatter discussion vital to YOU?
Polaris_Projecton 02/24/15 @ 2:01pm via @Polaris_Project
The magazine crew kid at your door could be a victim of labor trafficking, @ajam reports: http://t.co/ajSMbO7zYs
Polaris_Projecton 02/24/15 @ 12:21pm via @Polaris_Project
RT @SenatorHeitkamp: Joined all 20 #Senate women 2 push for hearing abt our bills 2 #StopSexTrafficking, including safe harbor 4 victims. h…
Polaris_Projecton 02/24/15 @ 12:19pm via @Polaris_Project
Read testimony and watch more from this morning's Senate hearing on protecting victims of #humantrafficking: http://t.co/YK9CcNi2qj
GEMSGIRLSon 02/24/15 @ 11:26am via @GEMSGIRLS
Most of the young women we serve are African-American - join @AAPolicyForum's twitter chat at 2:30PM and demand that #BlackGirlsMatter!
Via Al Jazeera America: the kid knocking on your door trying to sell you magazin...on 02/24/15 @ 11:25am via Polaris Project
Via Al Jazeera America: the kid knocking on your door trying to sell you magazines could be a victim of labor trafficking. Magazine crew employees often work for 10-12 hours with little pay and often are subject to psychological and physical abuse from their managers: ow.ly/JAHTY
Human trafficking: Mag crew kid at your door could be victim | Al Jazeera America
Unclear whether new designation will do anything to curb magazine sales industry abuses