72 – A Dozen Myths About Human Trafficking (Part 2)

Episode 72 of the Ending Human Trafficking Podcast is the continuing installment of episode 71: A Dozen Myths About Human Trafficking. The Polaris Project compiled a list of myths and misconceptions many believe about human trafficking and GCWJ Director Sandie Morgan and Westminster Police Department’s Deputy Chief Derek Marsh discuss these myths and misconceptions from Polaris Project, as well as two additional myths not included on the top 10 list. Deputy Chief Marsh worked  on Orange County’s local anti-trafficking efforts since 2003, including co-chairing the Orange County Human Trafficking Task Force for nine years.

Listen to the conclusion of this special two-part Ending Human Trafficking Podcast episode on trafficking myths. Share with us on Facebook or Twitter what myths about Human Trafficking you most often hear in your fight to end modern day slavery. Let us know if this episode helped debunk a myth for you!

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Resources:

10 myths of human trafficking from Polaris Project

Trends in Human Trafficking – Special Report from Polaris Project

 

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Sandie Morgan

Sandie Morgan, PhD, RN is recognized globally for her expertise in combatting human trafficking and working to end violence against women. As Director of Vanguard University’s Global Center for Women & Justice (GCWJ), she oversees the Women’s Studies Minor as well as teaching Family Violence and Human Trafficking.

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