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Human trafficking; Shut Out Trafficking; Campaign; Community-awareness; Slaves; Sex trade; People of color; Organized crime; Florida Abolitionist
You may have read in early December that 61 people were arrested across Florida in a four-day human-trafficking sting operation. If you haven’t followed the dramatic increase in stories about human trafficking in the United States, this news may have caught you by surprise.
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https://today.ucf.edu/cant-keep-eyes-closed-human-trafficking-around-us/ (UCF Today: UCF Forum)
Lapchick, Richard (2014). No longer can we keep our eyes closed to human trafficking all around us. UCF Today, 2014-12-17. Retrieved from https://today.ucf.edu/cant-keep-eyes-closed-human-trafficking-around-us/
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