Sunday, December 15, 2019

Tag: human trafficking

Jason Pope: Authorities File Six New Charges...

Jason Pope, the South Carolina DJ at the center of an extensive human trafficking case, is facing several new charges related to his alleged...

‘693 Bodies…All Black’: White S.C. Man Accused...

A popular South Carolina promoter and disc jockey appeared in court Monday on human trafficking and child sex crimes charges, Florence station WBTW reported. Jason...

5 Misconceptions About Sex Trafficking and How...

The accusations against R. Kelly and Jeffrey Epstein are shining a light on the issue of human trafficking and child sex...

Trump Thinks Human Trafficking Is ‘Worse Than...

"Human trafficking is the worse than it's ever been in the history of the world," according to President Donald Trump. Trump's comments came during a...

Interpol: 40 Human Traffickers Arrested, 500 Victims...

PARIS (AP) — Interpol says 40 suspected human traffickers have been arrested and nearly 500 of their victims freed in a vast police operation...

America Has a Human Trafficking Problem and...

Portraits of 22 different women lined the walls of Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in June. The temporary photography installation featured a diverse group of...

Sex Trafficking’s True Victims: Why Are Our...

Mimi Crown’s story is like millions of others that have been and are being told across America. At age 21, she was abducted and...

Celebrities Take to Twitter to Do What...

A growing list of celebrities is using social media to magnify the search for the missing Washington, D.C. girls, Chaka Khan, Taraji P. Henson...

U.S. Will Train Caribbean Nations to Battle,...

With January recognized as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency says its Homeland Security Investigations...

Law Students Across the Caribbean Join Together...

Students across law schools in the Caribbean joined hands to participate in a global online campaign to raise awareness on World Day Against Trafficking...

Dr. Kenny Anthony Is Deeply Concerned About...

CASTRIES, St Lucia -- The Lucian People’s Movement (LPM) said it is deeply concerned about ongoing national security breaches that have occurred under the...

Greedy ‘Coaches’ Trafficking Young Men With Promise...

Last month, Faith Baptist Christian Academy South in Ludowici, Ga., was raided by the Department of Homeland Security. Found inside the school’s gym were...

5 Disturbing Facts About the Sex Trafficking...

Recruited Through Lies Sponsors with ties to both Africa and Europe lure African teenage girls out of the continent. These European men promise jobs as...

Human Trafficking on The Rise in Jamaica...

Perpetrators of human-trafficking crimes are said to be raking in lucrative fees to recruit victims of what is estimated by the United Nations to...

Alvin Ailey Continues Tackling Social Issues, This...

From a young man's reckoning with a diagnosis of HIV ("Home," 2011) to the story of African-American faith and tenacity from slavery to freedom...

Atlanta Has Dubious Distinction of Being Nation’s...

Atlanta is routinely renowned as the capital of the south and home to civil rights and black political icons. Now, much to its chagrin,...

Obama: Human Trafficking is ‘Modern Slavery’

Addressing the Clinton Global Initiative, President Barack Obama called the international practice of human trafficking “modern slavery.” Trafficking includes the transportation and exploitation of...

Jada Pinkett Smith Brings Will And Willow...

Jada Pinkett Smith brought along her daughter Willow and husband Will Smith to Washington D.C on Tuesday to testify before Congress. Upon entering the building...

Jada Pinkett Smith Travels To Washington To...

Jada Pinkett Smith was moved to action by her 11-year old daughter Willow Smith after she watched the viral hit KONY 2012. Jada, 40,...