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trafficked in america
September 8th, 2017

3 Ways Kids are Trafficked in America

Eradicate: to destroy completely; put an end to. O.U.R.’s mission: to eradicate trafficking. 2 million children are trafficked for sex…

September 1st, 2017

3 Famous Tim Ballard Quotes, and the Inspirational Stories Behind Them

1. “They came to us, and just started screaming in joy and clapping,” he said. “It’s emancipation. It’s liberation.” 2.…

August 25th, 2017

3 Ways Technology is Fighting Trafficking

O.U.R. is grateful for all of the organizations and community members that are fighting to end human trafficking. Lately, there…

August 18th, 2017

3 Tech Settings You Need to Protect Your Kids Online

With technology being so prevalent in our kids’ lives, it is important to take the extra step to keep them…

August 11th, 2017

3 Places You Might See Trafficking, and What To Do About It

Three places that community members have spotted child trafficking situations include gas stations, hotels, and Facebook. Whether you have ever…

April 26th, 2017

Human Trafficking In Plain Sight: Are You Unknowingly Supporting It?

(Image from Human trafficking is a worldwide problem, and it’s growing. There are an estimated 45.8 million people who are enslaved…

April 19th, 2017

One in Five Homeless Youth Is a Human Trafficking Victim, Studies Find

By Laura T. Murphy | April 18, 2017 Article from   Nearly a fifth of homeless youth in the United…

July 12th, 2016

Sex Trafficking In The Modeling Industry

  By Monique Derr – Her mind raced as the modeling agent urged her to lift her dress higher. She…

April 11th, 2016

Signs of Slavery

Signs of Slavery By Donovan Baltich A toy truck emblazoned with a pink heart within a heart made national headlines…