All posts tagged: human trafficking awareness

Dr. Laurie Roth, The Roth Show

The Roth Show: Camp Traffick! Kids Learn about Trafficking from Experts!

Join Dr. Laurie Roth weekdays at 7-10pm Pacific, 10pm-1am Eastern Listen LIVE or to the Archive: Each Wednesday for 3 hours Dr. Laurie Roth holds conversations with those in the know about particular crimes,criminals, issues, corruption, and wrongdoing. Regular Dottie Laster brings guest Crystal Calloway of the Heidi Search Center to talk about an upcoming event, Camp Traffic.Net.  The July, 2014 event will be held in two sessions, each targeting the age groups of middle school and high school with workshops conducted by Dottie Laster to teach dangers and red flags pertaining to potential trafficking situations. Hoping to reach runaways and “throwaways,” the Camp is working to prevent children from being lured into a life of nightmares as is happening across the globe. Laster has been speaking to schools, in various age groups from middle to college level, about the grooming tactics used, and what students should do and how to properly report suspicions to authorities. Prevention is key for many who may be naive to the facts. Crystal Calloway is the Director of …

Cantinera Documentary, Ruth Villatoro, Dottie Laster, ImaginePublicity

The Cantinera Documentary Screening in Florence, South Carolina

South Carolina is working to improve it’s stand against human trafficking by educating local communities about the various ways it exists within the state. Traffficking in humans is not only seen in the sex trade, but forced labor in transient industries, anything which constitutes “force, fraud, or coercion” against another human being. The Florence Baptist Association Task Force is sponsoring a screening of The Cantinera documentary on Monday, January 27, 2014 at 7pm Eastern time at the Julia Theater, 1110 S. Irby Street in Florence, South Carolina. The film screening is free and open to the public. One of the local organizations which provides safe houses and assistance for women and children, the Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault, will be represented and accepting donations to continue their valuable cooperation in the human trafficking field. The purpose of the gathering and film screening is to raise awareness within the community and reach out to other faith based groups in the area, recruit additional community leaders, and secure funding to do even more in the …