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Raising Awareness through Innovative Public/Private Partnerships: The City of Houston and Yellow Cab Houston

Minal Davis|May 18, 2016

An innovative alliance between the mayor's office and a taxicab service is aiming to fight human trafficking in Houston.

Friday News Roundup: Max Scherzer's impact off the baseball field

Mary Ann Badavi |May 13, 2016

In this week's news: Max Scherzer launches two fundraising campaigns to support Polaris, labor traffickers are ordered to pay victims, and work-study students from abroad are forced into prostitution.

How your community can stop the trafficking of homeless LGBTQ youth

Valerie Schmitt |May 06, 2016

A lack of safe housing is a leading risk factor for sex trafficking. LGBTQ youth can be at an increased risk because they may face unique circumstances that lead to homelessness.