The UK has just passed the Digital Economy Bill, part of which aims to stop children’s exposure to harmful sexualized content online by requiring age verification to access sites containing pornographic material. In other words, the age of unencumbered access to porn is coming to an end for those under the age of 18. For years, it’s […]
According to The Guardian and BBC, there’s been a surge of Albanian children being trafficked into the UK in recent years.
In the Birmingham area of the UK, a team of six investigators has rescued 82 victims of human trafficking so far this year. But the investigators are not part of the police force – they belong to the West Midlands branch of Hope for Justice, an anti-trafficking charity that specializes in rescue, advocacy and restoration.
Six Lithuanians who were trafficked onto egg farms in England are suing their traffickers. They endured slave-like conditions, like being forced to pay “debts” and sleep in filthy conditions with bedbugs and fleas. They were so hungry they had to eat raw eggs, were denied permission to go to the bathroom, and endured beatings – all […]