Monthly Archive: April 2016

Indian Children Sold to UK Wealthy

England’s The Sun newspaper reported April 5 that gangs in India’s Punjab region are preying on poor Indian and on Nepali children who migrated to India following last year’s devastating earthquakes. Children as young...

AP to Change Language on Child Sex Trafficking

A Change.org petition, signed by more than 150,000 people and written by Survivor Advocate Withelmina “T” Ortiz Walker Pettigrew, has resulted in a revision by the Associated Press to its AP Stylebook instructing writers...

Virgin Trafficking in Columbia

A March 19 article in The Daily Beast outlines the tremendous surge in the sex trafficking of virgin girls as young as 10 years old in the Columbian city of Medellin. The “sale” of...

UK Slavery Hotline

UK, POLARIS SELECT UNSEEN TO OPERATE SLAVERY HOTLINE Unseen is the non-governmental organization (NGO) selected by Polaris, the United Kingdom government and Google.com to operate the UK Modern Slavery Helpline and Resource Centre. According...