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January Declared Human Trafficking Prevention Month

Several days ago, President Barack Obama issued a proclamation declaring January National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. What exactly is human trafficking and where does it happen? The broad category covers several human rights violations, including forced economic exploitation … Continue reading

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U.S. Goverment Vows to Support LGBT Human Rights on a Global Scale

“Progress starts with honest discussion” – Hillary Clinton In what is being called a historic speech on LGBT rights, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced Tuesday that the United States would commit to protecting the human rights of LGBT people … Continue reading

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