Be sure to watch the video here. This survivor-led center for trafficking victims is beautiful. Your eyes will fill with tears of hope:
Here’s an excerpt from the news story:
Anew facility in Miami for victims of (trafficking) crimes aims to empower victims to change their lives.
The images at the Life of Freedom Center in Miami are stark, disturbing and powerful. For instance there are quotes from victims about abuse, visual representations of what victims endure and statistics about sexual exploitation and human trafficking that will shock you.
At the Center’s opening Tuesday victim Lisa Dugan shared her gripping story of meeting a man who forced her into a life of prostitution, violence and drugs.
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- Human Trafficking Enslaves 21M People Worldwide: US State Department Report (ibtimes.com)
- Survivors of sex trafficking hoping for awareness, change (fox13now.com)
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