More from the prolific and ever vigilant Ms. Ruth Jacobs on the subject of Human Trafficking and the victims of this horrific business.
Originally posted on Ruth Jacobs:
How did you become involved in the movement against sex trafficking and sexual exploitation?
The Sophie Hayes Foundation became involved in the combat against sex trafficking and exploitation when a survivor from the UK named Sophie Hayes wanted to make a difference after her horrific experience of being forced into the sex industry. Like many, Sophie had a very normal life, good education, stable job, and wonderful people surrounding her. Then a trip to visit a person she thought was her best friend changed all of that. It is very important for us to share this story and work with other survivors, policy makers and law enforcement agencies to end modern day slavery.
What draws you to support people who are trafficked and sexually exploited?
Survivors of human trafficking are no different from any other person with amazing life dreams and goals. They are amazing people; this is why Sophie…
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