The Common Good
June 2013

Take a Stand

by Curt Devine | June 2013

8 ways to stand against human trafficking.

PRAY for freedom for the 27 million people enslaved today.

MENTOR local youth who may be at risk of exploitation by traffickers.

PARTNER with an anti-slavery organization such as Free the Slaves, International Justice Mission, Love146, Made In A Free World, Not For Sale, or The A21 Campaign.

WRITE a letter to your elected officials, calling on Congress to act.

GATHER a small group to research the facts and brainstorm creative solutions.

ABSTAIN from pornography, which contributes to global sex trafficking.

INVITE an expert to speak at your church or school to inspire others.

REPORT suspected trafficking to the National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline: (888) 373-7888. —CD

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