Involving Men To Be A Part Of ...

Apr 27, 2011 by

                  I am a blessed person as I have the honor of meeting the worst to the...

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Demi Moore, Ashton Kutcher: Th...

Apr 20, 2011 by

“There’re between 100,000 and 300,000 child sex slaves in the United States today,” Ashton Kutcher tells...

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Lorraine Motel, 43 Years On

Apr 6, 2011 by

April 4, 2011, was the 43rd anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Memphis, Tennessee. Two years ago I...

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Mira Sorvino fights modern-day...

Apr 6, 2011 by

Oscar-winning actress and UN ambassador, Mira Sorvino is on a personal mission to end human...

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CNN Freedom Project: Turning t...

Mar 30, 2011 by

For photographer Kay Chernush, a passion for shedding light on human trafficking began with a plane ride across the Atlantic Ocean....

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Last stand on the Island

Mar 23, 2011 by

We are particularly glad, today, to present you Last Stand on the Island, a project by Evan Abramson and Carmen Elsa Lopez. Evan and...

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Destroying Young Lives Should ...

Mar 23, 2011 by

From Southern Poverty Law Center It came to be known as “kids for cash.” That was the name given to the alleged $2.8 million bribery...

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Sex Trafficking Survivor, Tina...

Mar 16, 2011 by

From CNN’s Freedom Project: This is part of CNN’s year-long effort to shed a light on, and perhaps help stop, human...

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CNN: The Freedom Project

Mar 9, 2011 by

From The CNN Freedom Project:  Many Forms of Slavery Exist: Slavery still exists. Of that there isn’t much dispute, if any. But how...

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Exclusion and Poverty

Feb 16, 2011 by

                    It’s a great pleasure to introduce Manuel Meszarovits a french...

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Shoot 4 Change Interview: Fabi...

Feb 9, 2011 by

Nicola Sacco met with the photographer Fabio De Benedettis on the occasion of his joining Shoot4Change (S4C) (and we are all happy...

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THE PICKERS

Feb 9, 2011 by

The picker shouted out to his companion… “Hey Chico, vigilascia fuero para los espinas en estos de la arboles de limon. Hombre, podra...

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On the 50th Anniversary of the...

Jan 26, 2011 by

Fifty years ago, on January 20, 1961, the torch was passed to a new generation when John F. Kennedy was inaugurated as President of...

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I want to be free. Am I mental...

Jan 26, 2011 by

We live in a world where people tend to quickly define the behavior of others. They often swiftly label the behavior of those who...

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Top 10 Facts About the S Word

Jan 19, 2011 by

From Free The Slaves You have questions? Here are the answers: It takes a movement to free a slave, and you can help to build the...

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Scott Sisters to be released f...

Jan 18, 2011 by

UPDATE (Jan 1): Gladys Scott calls NY Times columnist Bob Herbert. Read his column about their New Year’s Eve conversation here. “I...

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So you thought slavery ended i...

Jan 18, 2011 by

              Two years ago a powerful book was published about modern-day slavery: A Crime So...

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Five Ways to Jumpstart The Wor...

Jan 18, 2011 by

In my new young adult novel Jumpstart the World, Frank, my transgender character, tells Elle,”The world doesn’t always...

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You Know That I’ll Be Re...

Dec 22, 2010 by

“Given the possibility of living up to the dream in me, you know that I’ll be reaching for higher ground.” John...

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Immunity for those fighting sl...

Dec 22, 2010 by

Today my doctor told me I need to have a surgery on my ear. As I sit back and mull about this…I realize this is one of the many...

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Who the heck is John Parker?

Dec 22, 2010 by

John Parker. Margaret Garner. Robert Smalls. John Rankin. They are not among the most well-known of historic figures yet their impact...

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My journey in healing

Nov 17, 2010 by

There was a time in my life when I used to think if I meet God on the road, I may just kill him/her with my bare hands. Witnessing...

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We are a giant Web, truly a So...

Nov 11, 2010 by

About a decade ago my mother and stepfather, because of a series of unfortunate investments and dismal financial missteps, found...

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Operation Small Axe

Nov 3, 2010 by

Editorial Note: This video trailer for the film Operation Small Axe is a follow-up to the article last week from Adimu Madyun. Adimu...

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