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Town Hall Magazine Features Dottie Laster: Human Trafficking on Your Campus

The August issue of the popular news magazine, Town Hall, features an article about human trafficking and its infiltration into mainstream America, our upscale neighborhoods and college campuses, recruiting young people who are seemingly academically successful and from stable families. Columnist Elisabeth Meinecke reports, “Now anyone can be a target, even the person you least expect.” Included is the story of a Carnegie Hall violinist who was attending a private university on a scholarship, targeted by traffickers on her college campus, and is still ensnared by the coercion of the group of traffickers. She comes from a good faith-based family and is not the typical victim type, not necessarily a vulnerable target, other than perhaps naiveté and a lack of street smarts. Meinecke pulls the readers into the arduous work of Dottie Laster of Laster Global Consulting and the increase of cases coming to her from such families as described, mainstream America being hit harder by traffickers using a multitude of tactics. Laster explains the “Romeo pimp“ and how he/she is able to literally invade the …

The Roth Show: Dottie Laster and Brandon Darby, Human Trafficking Cases Being Ignored by FBI?!

 Listen LIVE: http://therothshow.com Join Dr. Laurie Roth and Susan Murphy Milano each Wednesday BROADCASTING AT A NEW TIME!  8-9 Pacific, 11-12am Eastern Human Trafficking Cases Being Ignored? More than 27 MILLION people are living in slavery around the globe! Daily we hear about new cases of human trafficking, not only in the sex and prostitution sector, but in agriculture, hospitality, restaurant, housekeeping and other low paying industries. Teenagers are being groomed and lured away from their homes with promises of money and “the life.” Missing kids seem to be making headlines nightly. Although there doesn’t seem to be as many news pieces about the arrests and prosecution of traffickers and pimps, or the rescue of victims, they are being arrested and victims are being rescued, largely in part due to citizens like Dottie Laster of Laster Global Consulting and Bernardo Kohler Center, along with groups of organizations and grass roots advocates across the United States. However, something quite shocking is happening to some of the cases reported to FBI, ICE and the Department of Justice…..cases are being ignored, or given …