“I constantly believe that rescuing these girls is highly important if we are going to make a difference in ending sex slavery
Gloria left her full time marketing job in August of last year to become a Digital Activist Fellow with the Polaris Project, an organization in the global fight against human trafficking and modern-day slavery.
"It is important to know that there isn't much evidence linking the Super Bowl to a major rise in trafficking," Bradley Myles
It's important to remember that human trafficking and modern slavery is not just a crime committed by a criminal against his or her victim.
At a Congressional hearing Wednesday, lawmakers tackled the pipeline from foster care to prostitution, hearing from child advocates and a victim of sex trafficking raised in foster care.
Human traffickers have picked up where slavery, brutal racial-based penal laws, sharecropping and Jim Crow left off. If that seems far-fetched, just listen to Luis CdeBaca at the U.S. State Department.
Check out which states have the strongest anti-trafficking laws below. Some 15,000 people are trafficked into the U.S. each
HuffPost Impact editor Jessica Prois pointed out other ways that -- while nonprofits press the government to do more to fight
"Traffickers are very good at using technology to enslave women and to traffic children, but we need [technology] to empower
The money comes in the form of a Global Impact Award, which supports nonprofits that use technology to solve problems. Polaris