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Human Trafficking Awareness Day is January 11 to shed light on the estimated 25 million people who are trapped in modern-day slavery worldwide. Traffickers make about $150 billion in profits. Browse our stories below to learn more about Sophea, Nadia, the Garfia family and other real people behind the human trafficking crisis.
"The Laura Flanders Show" this week features Adaku Utah, founder of healing collective Harriet's Apothecary, and J Bob Alotta, executive director of the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, which supports grassroots LGBTQ efforts across the globe.
Ericka Huggins, the renowned former Black Panther, political prisoner, human rights activist advocates for "restorative justice" and the role of spiritual practice in sustaining activism and promoting social change.
Vien Truong, director of Green For All, shares her wise perspectives on how to build a new clean-energy economy that brings prosperity and justice to low-income communities and communities of color.
The story of an organization distributing solar panels in urban slums of India and looking to partner with microfinance institutions.