As Americans, we often believe that tragedies that happen around the world can't happen to us. They're happening to us. Every day, right in our own back yards. Men, women and children as young as 18 months old are being abused - even bought, sold and shared across Facebook and other social media platforms. If more of us know what's happening, then more of us can unite to stop it.
There are 2.5 million children being trafficked for sex and labor as you're reading this. Many are peddled like products on sites like Backpage, Facebook, Craigslist and other lesser known websites. Help Polaris Project to end the suffering of children worldwide. Give today. Because no child should suffer - especially not for profit.
Every day, predators are using Facebook as a way to share and distribute pictures and videos of children being abused. Thousands of graphic images of child exploitation, rape and abuse flood the social utility, which are only removed after inefficient processes and public outcry. These children have no voices. They have no power to stop their own suffering. But we can. Together, we can…
I'm just a mom with a dream for every child. I believe that no child should suffer sexual abuse, be…Read More
Clicking a button isn't the end of the story.
The bottom line is, it takes money to stop child abuse. Advocates, educators, rescuers and counselors can't save kids for free. They need materials and resources to grow the campaign and multiply impact that keeps young lives from being destroyed.…Read More