Human Trafficking http://kufm.org en Modern day abolitionist gives hope to survivors of human trafficking http://kufm.org/post/modern-day-abolitionist-gives-hope-survivors-human-trafficking <p>27 million people around the world - in every country - are being held in modern slavery. Many are women and young children, living in despicable, inhumane conditions, and exploited sexually, physically and emotionally.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;This week, the Mansfield Center at the University of Montana has tried to shine a light on this slavery, with a conference titled "Fight for Hope and Freedom: Human Trafficking, Montana and the World." Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:26:15 +0000 Sally Mauk 17794 at http://kufm.org Modern day abolitionist gives hope to survivors of human trafficking DOJ launches anti human trafficking poster campaign http://kufm.org/post/doj-launches-anti-human-trafficking-poster-campaign <p></p><p>The Montana Department of Justice launched a poster campaign Thursday aimed at raising awareness of human trafficking in the state.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Five-thousand of the posters will be put up in rest stops and other public locations around the state.</span></p><p>A bill passed by the state legislature created the poster campaign.<span style="line-height: 1.5;">They are written in both English and Spanish and highlight a toll free number to a national help line and a Q-R code for smart phones.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 23:14:28 +0000 Dan Boyce 9852 at http://kufm.org DOJ launches anti human trafficking poster campaign