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Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Not for the squeamish

This is an undercover report by a journalist who posed as a prostitute to expose the trafficking Mafia in Nigeria. She was lucky to get out alive. A jaw-dropping story.

YES in my backyard!

Last week, we performed a dramatic reading of selected scenes from The Walk play for the National Forum on Human Trafficking, held in Ottawa. The Walk highlights trafficking as a global phenomenon. And the posts on this blog tend to point to the horrors going on "over there." But this article from today's Ottawa Citizen exposes a harsh reality in our own community.