Education Category

March 16th, 2018

Signs of Trafficking: A Healthcare Professional’s Guide

by Maggie Kuta Healthcare professionals work tirelessly day after day to bind wounds, heal sicknesses, and save lives. They also…

March 15th, 2018

5 Myths About Sex Trafficking

by Sophia Shafkalis It’s hard to face the truth, especially about a subject that many of us try to avoid:…

February 16th, 2018

This is How Traffickers Can Trick Their Victims

A trafficker’s main method of control is psychological. This is manifested in various ways, such as giving victims a hopeful…

February 9th, 2018

This is How America has United to Fight Sex Trafficking

Although our communities are becoming more and more susceptible to the sexual exploitation and trafficking of children, we also have…

February 8th, 2018

This is How O.U.R. Works with Law Enforcement in the United States

Each year, countless children around the world fall prey to sexual predators. It is estimated that two million children worldwide…

February 2nd, 2018

3 Reasons Child Sex Trafficking is an American Problem

1. Americans: The #1 Consumers of Child Porn The internet has created a world for sex traffickers that enables them…

February 1st, 2018

What Trafficking in America Looks Like

There is an idea out there that trafficking does not exist in America because we don’t see it or often…

November 8th, 2017

How do you maintain hope when learning about trafficking?

“I’ve learned the answer to that question through my experience with other people who have had to live in that…

October 30th, 2017

3 Ways to Teach Your Kids Internet Safety

Have you ever received a Facebook friend request from someone that you don’t know? Many can answer yes to that…

October 20th, 2017

3 Ways O.U.R. Fights Trafficking in the U.S.

Operation Underground Railroad has been growing around the world – we now have aftercare partners in 15 countries and our…