Nevada defines crime, toughens penalties
Gov. Sandoval signs legislation proposed by state’s attorney general. read more »
Aug. 12 at Bluff Park UMC, Birmingham, Ala.
WellHouse founder to be featured speaker at event sponsored by Bluff Park UMW. read more »
Directed U.M. Seminar Program for 12 years
Will lead Louise & Hugh Moore Population Project that works around the globe for just policies. read more »
Baltimore-Washington churches address human trafficking
300,000 children in U.S. are at risk every year of sexual exploitation. read more »
"…All things are connected like the blood which unites one family. Whatever befalls the earth befalls the sons and daughters of the earth. Men and women did not weave the web of life; they are merely strands in it. Whatever one does to the web, one does to oneself." ... read more »
2 speakers will inform about recently reauthorized legislation
Violence Against Women’s Act, Trafficking Victims Protection Act to be subjects of free conference call. read more »
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Directors of the United Methodist General Board of Church & Society (GBCS) awarded nearly $24,000 in Human Relations Day grants during their spring meeting here. Human Relations Day strengthens United Methodist outreach to communities, encouraging social justice and work with at-risk youths. Human Relations Day is one... read more»
Polaris Project is committed to combating human trafficking and modern-day slavery, and to strengthening the anti-trafficking movement through a comprehensive approach. Their website has many resources on human trafficking including an explanation of common myths and misconceptions.
Bales & Soodalter, The Slave Next Door In The Slave Next Door we find that slaves are all around us, hidden in plain sight: the dishwasher in the kitchen of... read more »
Immigration reform, reducing gun violence, ‘moral federal budget,’ combating human trafficking targeted
Priorities support Christian social concerns and represent areas to which the faith community can bring a unique voice to the legislative process. read more »