Sex Trafficking Prevention: Bekah’s Story

Sex Trafficking Prevention: Bekah’s Story

Bekah’s Story This was her second trip on an airplane alone. 14-year-old Bekah was heading to Seattle to visit her cousin. Just like the year before, Bekah’s stomach was starting to jump with anticipation. But she was feeling much more confident, having done this once...
EP06 – A Mother’s Story

EP06 – A Mother’s Story

The names and locations mentioned throughout this story have been edited for the protection of those involved. We understand this makes it a bit difficult to listen to and apologize in advance. This mother’s story is powerful. Her daughter did not have the...
EP06 – A Mother’s Story

EP03 – Breaking

The breaking phase occurs when a trafficker introduces his victim into “the life”. For some this can be very violent, including gang rapes, for others it may be giving an illicit massage to one of the predator’s friends. Shame is often used to maintain power and...
EP06 – A Mother’s Story

EP02- Grooming

Trafficking can be difficult to identify, especially in it’s earliest stages. Often a pimp/trafficker will act like a boyfriend and groom his victims into the life by gaining emotional control over them as they fall in love with him. It can be tricky to see the...