Blue Campaign regularly works with survivor consultants
to ensure our materials and messages accurately depict what human
trafficking can look like. Throughout September, follow Blue Campaign
(@DHSBlueCampaign on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram) for the #SurvivorsSay
Campaign posts with the hashtag #SurvivorsSay will highlight
information and insights on human trafficking directly from
survivors. Follow along to learn more about the survivor perspective
and how you can educate yourself and your community about recognizing
and reporting human trafficking.
recognition of National Aviation Day on August 19, the Blue Lightning
Initiative (BLI) hosted a series of webinars that introduced the
program to potential new partners. More than 150 attendees represented
commercial airlines, regional and international airports, and aviation
carrying out its mission to provide training to aviation industry
professionals about human trafficking, BLI has trained more than 100,000
personnel to date who continue to report actionable tips to law
enforcement. BLI continually works to expand its network of partners to
train even more airline personnel on how to recognize and respond to
human trafficking. Learn more about the program and
how to join the more than 70 BLI partners.
MN Makes Sex Trafficking a Violent Crime, Funds
New Antitrafficking Post(St.
Cloud Times) At the request of the Central Minnesota Human Trafficking Task
Force, legislators have approved changes in Minnesota’s laws that will
classify sex trafficking as a violent crime. Updated laws will include
increased consequences for sex buyers and increased protections for
victims and children.
Campaign on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram using @DHSBlueCampaign. Each
month we share content you can distribute on your social channels to
raise awareness of human trafficking in your community.
month, follow @DHSBlueCampaign and #SurvivorsSay to learn more
about #HumanTrafficking directly from survivors.
from the survivors of #HumanTrafficking is an important step in
combating this heinous crime. This month, follow @DHSBlueCampaign
and #SurvivorsSay to learn about trafficking from the survivor’s
you tell a #HumanTrafficking myth from fact? Learn more about
common myths and misconceptions about the crime from
has resources to help you raise awareness about #HumanTrafficking
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For more information visit the Blue
Campaign To report suspected human trafficking: 1-866-347-2423
To get help from the National Human Trafficking Hotline: 1-888-373-7888
or text HELP or INFO to BeFree (233733)