Human Trafficking

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Mrs.Lemere English III 1 May 2012 The Secret Life of Human Trafficking Debbie 's story is particularly chilling. One evening Debbie said she got a call from a casual friend, Bianca, who asked to stop by Debbie 's house. Debbie went outside to meet Bianca, who drove up in a Cadillac with two older men, Mark and Matthew. "So I went and I started to go give her a hug," Debbie told "Primetime." "And that 's when she pushed me in the car." As they sped away from her house, Debbie said that one of the men told Bianca to tie her up and said he threatened to shoot Bianca if she did not comply. Unbelievably, police say Debbie was kidnap from her own driveway with her mother, Kerstin, right inside. Back home with her other kids, Kerstin had…show more content…
We are saying that it is all right to abduct a young boy from his family and force him to be in the military just because a regime has the power to do it. Since trafficking is a very lucrative business, poorer nations allow it to happen to support their armies and their pleasures. The age Ranges for both Genders (ChartsBin.Web.15 May 2012.) What is the Blue Heart Campaign? | | | The blue heart stands for the sadness of those who are trafficked, that cold-heartedness of those who buy and sell fellow human beings. The use of the blue UN color also demonstrates the commitment of the United Nations to fighting against this horrible epidemic. In the same way that the red ribbon has become the international symbol of HIV/AIDS awareness, this campaign aims to make the Blue Heart into an international symbol against human trafficking. By wearing “the Blue Heart you will raise awareness of human trafficking and join the campaign to fight this crime”. Human trafficking is a crime that strips people of their rights, ruins their dreams, and robs them of their dignity. A crime shames us all. Human trafficking is a global problem and no country is immune. Millions of victims entrapped and exploited every year in this modern form of slavery. To rally world public opinion against human trafficking, UNODC has launched the Blue Heart Campaign. It

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