Resources

Not For Sale

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“Using businesscreation, supply chain evaluation, and aftercare aid. By creating enterprise opportunities for vulnerable communities, offering social services to survivors and those at-risk to human trafficking, and evaluating the use of forced labor in mainstream supply chains, Not For Sale works to ensure that no one is for sale.”

Learn about the birth of Not For Sale:

http://www.notforsalecampaign.org/about/

International Justice Mission

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“International Justice Mission is a human rights agency that brings rescue to victims of slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of violent oppression. IJM lawyers, investigators and aftercare professionals work with local officials to secure immediate victim rescue and aftercare, to prosecute perpetrators and to ensure that public justice systems – police, courts and laws – effectively protect the poor.”

The A21 Campaign

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“The A21 Campaign exists to abolish injustice in the 21st century through a comprehensive system of preventative measures, victim protection, prosecution of violators, and strategic partnerships.”

ECPAT- USA

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“We are the leading policy organization fighting the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC) by raising awareness of the issue, advocating for the victims, developing policy for private companies, law enforcement, and government bodies to fight the problem, and passing legislation that protects the victims and penalizes the traffickers and exploiters.”

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“We are a network of individuals, groups, and businesses working together to disrupt slavery and make freedom go viral. We produce innovative campaigns, on the ground projects, consumer engagement tools, and business solutions designed to get slavery out of our system. Our dream is simple. One day everyone and everything will be Made In A Free World.”

Shop Fair Trade:

http://www.greenheartshop.org/
http://www.oneworldprojects.com/index.html
http://www.tenthousandvillages.com/
http://tradeasone.com/shop/
http://www.fairtradeusa.org/
http://shop.equalexchange.coop/

Books to Read:

Slave Hunter by Aaron Cohen

Half the Sky by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn 

Disposable People: New Slavery in the Global Economy by Kevin Bales

Ending Slavery: How We Free Today’s Slaves by Kevin Bales

Good News about Injustice: A Witness of Courage in a Hurting World by Gary A. Haugen

Not For Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade–and How We Can Fight It by David Batstone

Slave Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery by Siddharth Kara

Terrify No More: Young Girls Held Captive and the Daring Undercover Operation to Win Their Freedom by Gary A. Haugen & Gregg Hunter

The Natashas: Inside the New Global Sex Trade by Victor Malarek

The Road of Lost Innocence: The True Story of a Cambodian Heroine by Somaly Mam

Be the Change: Your Guide to Freeing Slaves and Changing the World by Zach Hunter

A Crime So Monstrous, Face-to-Face with Modern Day Slavery by E. Benjamin Skinner

 

Documentaries to Watch:

The Price of Sex

Very Young Girls

The Dark Side of Chocolate

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

Sold

Born Into Brothels

What I’ve Been Through Is Not Who I Am

Not My Life

The Selling of Innocents

Not Today

Trade of Innocents

Call + Response

Nefarious

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