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From “Great Guy” to Trafficker

Carmen |November 01, 2017

"'No!' I said once again, and suddenly, that so-called 'great guy,' who had promised he wouldn't hurt me, turned into a monster." Carmen shares part three of her story.

A Drive That Turned into a Nightmare

Carmen |October 25, 2017

"I was anxious and sorry I’d ever agreed to go with them. I didn’t know what to do – here I was in a car speeding down the middle of a highway in a strange place, with strange people. I wanted to cry." Carmen – sex trafficking survivor and Polaris spokesperson – shares part two of her story. 

How I Landed in the Hands of Human Traffickers

Carmen |October 18, 2017

As part of our new awareness campaign, “Únete a la Solución,” Polaris consultant and spokesperson Carmen is sharing her story in a five-part series. You can read the first part today.

We Just Partnered with Delta Air Lines and That’s Great News for Survivors

Elaine McCartin|September 21, 2017

With this new partnership, Delta is taking their commitment to fighting human trafficking to the next level. With their donation, they are making a critical contribution that will directly support trafficking victims and survivors.

Senate Passes Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act

Since 2000, the laws have served the main tool used to combat modern slavery and human trafficking in the U.S. But more must be done for this act to be fully reauthorized.

Why Congress Should Protect DACA Recipients

Rescinding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program will only contribute to the human trafficking epidemic.