Nevada Sued for State Sanctioned Sex Trafficking

Rebekah Charleston, a friend and ally of Awaken was once sex trafficked into Nevada’s legal brothels. Last week, Rebekah filed suit against Nevada seeking repeal of its prostitution laws on constitutional grounds, as well as relief for all individuals sexually exploited or trafficked as a result of legal prostitution in Nevada. For those who attended Awaken’s Banquet…

The Truth About Prostitution Laws In Nevada

Unlike many other states, the laws in Nevada permit some forms of prostitution in certain counties if regulations are followed. Here are five things that you may not know about prostitution laws in Nevada. 1 – Prostitution Is Legal In Some Counties Just because prostitution can be legal in Nevada does not mean it is…

The Different Types Of Modern Day Slavery

When we talk about slavery, most people will think of an outlawed practiced that no longer exists in modern day society.  However, this is not the case. Many vulnerable people are made to work in harsh conditions with little pay and no way of escape right under our noses. Despite it being illegal in most…

What You Can Do to Help Combat Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is not an issue that should be taken lightly, and it isn’t something that can only be handled by the authorities. Anyone can contribute to helping to fight against human trafficking, including: Organizations Businesses can play a part by providing jobs, internships, training programs, and other opportunities to trafficking victims. College Students Students…