Is Our Number One Problem Really Number Two?

Is Our Number One Problem Really Number Two?

Have you noticed what appears to be a national obsession with a daily bowel cleansing? We’ve all visited websites that include misleading clickbait ads disguised as informative news articles. Among the several items vying for attention, one of the most common touts:...
How QAnon Has Hijacked Anti-Trafficking Movement

How QAnon Has Hijacked Anti-Trafficking Movement

When I joined the anti-human trafficking movement, I was impressed by how apolitical it was. The first federal legislation regarding human trafficking – the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 – was sponsored by 38 Republicans and Democrats and passed almost...
Human Trafficking: Following Myths, Missing Reality

Human Trafficking: Following Myths, Missing Reality

We sat around the table asking each other, “How can we address this?” A relative of one of our anti-trafficking coalition’s committee members had posted an article about a ruse where girls were lured to cars in a mall parking lot and kidnapped. After the abduction,...