Category: Human Trafficking

Frequently Asked Questions About Human Trafficking

Seth and JJ tackle frequently asked questions people have about human trafficking. 1. How is human trafficking different from migrant smuggling? 2. Is there a difference between human trafficking and slavery? 3. What if a trafficked person consents? 4. Is it only human trafficking if victims are transported across national borders? 5. How widespread is

Of True Crime and Trafficking

With the rise of true crime podcasts, documentaries, and television shows (hey, murderinos!), JJ (who is also crime obsessed) can’t help but wonder—why hasn’t human trafficking been taken up by the true crime community? This week, Seth and JJ discuss why studying killers can be helpful to those who study trafficking, how the true crime

Services for Survivors of Human Trafficking

Leanne McCallum, Task Force Coordinator for the Greater New Orleans Human Trafficking Task Force, and Human Trafficking Center alum, joins Seth and JJ to talk about services available to survivors of human trafficking, some challenges survivors have in navigating services, and how service providers are collaborating in New Orleans, Louisiana. Sources: Greater New Orleans Human