Cyntoia Brown

Lawyers Looking to Commute Cyntoia Brown’s Sentence

by Zahara Hill   Dec 22, 2017

The unjust imprisonment of former child sex slave Cyntoia Brown drew outrage in late November after her story caught the attention of Rihanna, Kim... Read More

Harvey Weinstein Now Facing Sex-Trafficking Charges

Harvey Weinstein Now Facing Sex-Trafficking Charges

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 29, 2017

Famed movie producer Harvey Weinstein’s scandal just keeps getting more intense. According to Vulture, not only is he being investigated for sexual assault, but he... Read More

Kim Kardashian Says She’s Phoned Her Lawyers for Cyntoia Brown

Kim Kardashian Says She’s Phoned Her Lawyers for Cyntoia Brown

by Zahara Hill   Nov 21, 2017

Kim Kardashian is the latest celebrity to speak out against the injustice haunting former child sex slave Cyntoia Brown. By the time she was 16 years... Read More

Three Ohio pastors have been charged with sex trafficking.

3 Ohio Pastors Charged With Sex Trafficking Young Girls

by Zahara Hill   Nov 16, 2017

Three Ohio pastors allegedly lured underage girls into prostitution. According to Cleveland News, Reverends Cordell Jenkins, Anthony Haynes and Kenneth Butler were indicted by a Toledo grand... Read More

jada pinkett

A Conversation with Jada Pinkett Smith About Black Girls and Human Trafficking

by Shanita Hubbard   Oct 27, 2016

When you think of sex trafficking, what image comes to mind? Usually victims are depicted as young and White, but that doesn’t tell the... Read More

Dirty Secret: Online Sex Trafficking of Black Girls [EBONY Special Report]

Dirty Secret: Online Sex Trafficking of Black Girls [EBONY Special Report]

by Joyce E. Davis   Jan 27, 2015

Four years ago, Shayna* skipped school with a classmate who promised that if they headed to a local barbershop, she would show her how... Read More