A little Monday Motivation for you!!! Even just looking at paradigm shifts that have happened on this page, it is just so cool to see how far we have come. With the AP no longer using the term child prostitute, with more and more people understanding the dangers of legalizing prostitution, and with us recognizing that prostituted people are so often victims of trafficking, abuse and exploitation, we are moving forward

A recent sex trafficking training for advocates, volunteers and nonprofits revealed an alarming fact: Caddo Parish ranks highest in the state — tied with New Orleans — for number of children forced into the sex industry. “What is so sad and devastating is that people turn a deaf ear to it,” said Shamaro Pennington, a Project Celebration, Inc. advocate who attended the training. “It’s happening right under our noses.” Sex

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TRENTON – A woman who claims she was taken from a hotel room, confined in a Trenton apartment and forced into prostitution, saw an escape when police pulled over a car she was riding in earlier this year, prosecutors said Friday. It was largely the woman’s story that led to the arrest of 45-year-old Trenton man Darrell Smith, who was charged with human trafficking, promoting prostitution and drug possession. At

AKRON, Ohio — Investigators are searching the cell phone of a North Carolina man they suspect of trafficking a 17-year-old girl for sex. The Wendell, North Carolina man is in the Summit County Jail on an unrelated charge. He has not been charged in the human trafficking investigation. Akron police reported finding him in a stolen car on March 19 in the driveway of a home. The 17-year-old girl was