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Youths Take Action Against Human Trafficking

Posted October 3, 2014 no picture Effie Johari

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Member since June 6, 2014
  • 14 Posts
  • Age 18

Youths are seen often as a shallow age group concerned mainly with things that benefit them. Far from this stereotypical idea of selfishness, youths worldwide including my country have contributed to many causes that we feel passionately about. In 2011, a group of youths banded together to combat the issue of human trafficking. It’s easy to dismiss an issue if you have managed to convince yourself that it doesn’t concern you. Case in point: the modern-day version of slavery...


Sunitha Krishnan – Anti-trafficking crusader!

Posted December 17, 2013 Avatar Vijay

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Member since September 30, 2013
  • 3 Posts
  • Age 26

I got to know Dr. Sunitha Krishnan when I was researching human trafficking and measures to prevent it. I thought she might be a person related to the media or an NGO. I started researching with a TED talk show. The introduction of the video was utterly shocking. Children as young as ages three and four were being raped and sold into the flesh trade. I really didn't know that innocent children are forced into such activities. I was really moved by what Sunitha was saying about thes...