- Relevant Magazine
- May 18, 2010
“For about 27 million people in the world today (which is more than the entire population of Australia), enslavement is an everyday reality.
It is even estimated that two children are sold into slavery every minute. The covert industry of forced labor and prostitution was virtually unheard of until recent years when investigations slowly uncovered the startling facts—that human trafficking is estimated to be the second largest income-generating syndicate in the world. A multi-billion dollar “business.”
It’s been described as a deeply entrenched system that touches on most arenas, making it a complicated issue to eradicate. But with the awareness of slavery on the rise, several groups around the world have begun to take on this massive challenge. Love146, based out of New Haven, Conn., is one of these groups.”