Education Category

January 4th, 2019
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Pieces of My Story

A woman reached out to us offering to share her story. This is told in her own words of how…

October 3rd, 2018
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13-Year-Old Girl Approached at Movie Theater Brings Discussion Around Trafficking Tactics

A 13-year-old girl was waiting for her parents to pick her up outside of a movie theater in San Antonio,…

June 1st, 2018
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Show Dogs and Cosmo After Dark: Thousands of People Raised Their Voices Against Inappropriate Content

It seems as if the media is pushing a sexual agenda more and more lately and there is nothing to…

April 27th, 2018
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13-Year-Old Trafficked from Facebook, Now Wants to Become a Police Officer to Save Other Girls

How it happened Linda lived in a home full of fighting and drug abuse. At 13 years old, she was…

April 25th, 2018
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Why O.U.R. is in favor of shutting down Backpage

The question plasters the internet: “Will the shutdown of Backpage hurt sex workers that use it for business?” News headlines…

April 21st, 2018
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Digital Training to Fight Trafficking in Thailand

O.U.R. provided two weeks of simultaneous training at the Royal Police Cadet Academy and Department of Special Investigations (D.S.I.) in…

April 20th, 2018
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Recognizing Signs of Trafficking: A Client

Samantha was kidnapped from her home in South America when she was around three years old. She was trafficked into…

April 18th, 2018
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Recognizing Signs of Trafficking: A Survivor

  “You cannot put a price tag on my body.” This is what Lily*, a survivor of trafficking, said when…

April 16th, 2018
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Recognizing Signs of Trafficking: A Community Member

Children are often trafficked because of their vulnerable situations. However, we believe that there is hope for every child. That…

March 31st, 2018
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Why Don’t Victims of Trafficking Just Run Away?

by Brittany Salinas “Why didn’t you run, why didn’t you say something, why didn’t you speak out sooner?” These are…