human trafficking

The leaders of the Episcopal cathedrals in Boston and St. Louis are using the World Series matchup between the Red Sox and the Cardinals to combat prostitution and sex trafficking in the United States.

Until the start of Game One on Wednesday, Christ Church Cathedral in St. Louis and St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral in Boston will be collecting online donations. The money in the pot will go to a non-profit in the winning city that helps victims of sex trafficking.

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A seminar taking place today in Columbia aims to train hotel and motel employees to identify and combat human trafficking.

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This week's Global Journalist panelists used vastly different methods to fight a modern version of slavery: the global sex trade.