DCP: Survivor Panel Discussion

At the Demand Change Project, we got to hear from a panel of survivors, who are also leading in some capacity in the fight against the exploitation of women. Panel Members included: Kristy… Continue reading

DCP Recap: 50 Shades of Porn

I’m going to do a series of blog posts labeled “DCP Recap:…” These will all be posts recapping the different sessions from the Demand Change Project weekend. There was a lot of information,… Continue reading

Demand Change Project Recap

Hello readers. I apologize for the extreme delay in blogging about the Demand Change Project which happened last weekend, May 3-4 in St. Paul. Life’s been very very busy recently, but I’m going… Continue reading

Changing Culture

This past weekend, I was blessed with extensive time to catch up more Girls like Us. Chapters 5 through 8 focus on each group of people involved in trafficking: pimps, johns, victims, and… Continue reading

Girls Don’t Choose to be Trafficked

Chapter 4 in Girls Like Us is one that I feel everyone should read. It addresses the biggest cultural roadblock that every anti-human trafficking advocate has to face: The assumption that girls and… Continue reading

New Video about MN Sex Trafficking & Demand Change

New video put out by Breaking Free about the Demand to End Sex Trafficking in MN. Watch and share! http://www.breakingfree.net/dcp

Girls Like Us: Reflection #1

So far, I have finished the Prologue and chapters 1-3 of Girls Like Us, “fighting for a world where girls are not for sale, an activist finds her calling and heals herself.” As you… Continue reading

Sex-Trafficking Ring Bust in St. Paul

Today, the Star Tribune posted an article about the “Evil’ sex-trafficking ring busted in St. Paul”. It’s exciting to me whenever the authorities take the time to look into cases like this one… Continue reading

My Goals for this Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM)

As you may or may not know, April is National Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). This April, I am taking on the three following goals related to sexual violence awareness and, of course,… Continue reading

V-Day: One Billion Rising

So yesterday was Valentine’s Day, the day we celebrate love and relationship. My husband spoiled me with dinner, a redbox (watched twice)–and (my favorite), getting up to clean off snow from my car… Continue reading