Did you know that human trafficking is the fastest growing criminal enterprise in the United States? Unfortunately, this 32-billion-dollar industry has not received the same national attention as obesity, the war on drugs, racism, or terrorism, and yet it is one of the most evil practices on the Earth today. Every 30 seconds, a child is sold….for sex, labor, or organ harvesting.
Originally published at Medium.com/StateDept
By Nicol Perez and Jackson Dougan
Youth and government officials from the G20, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel (center), at the Y20 Dialogue.Read more
Youth hold up cards showing each of the sustainable development goals at a Youth Summit in the United Kingdom. [Photo by Jessica Lea / DfID]Read more
In a week full of remarkable speeches coming out of the UN General Assembly and the Social Good Summit, it’s hard to pick a favorite. But a couple really stood out for me today.Read more