Captivating For Captives


Category Archives: Background Information

Forced Labour

“Masquerade” is part of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s campaign, “Don’t Be Fooled”, targeting the scourge of human trafficking for labour purposes. What would you say if your boss … Continue reading

March 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Child Prostitution

There are few things in life so monstrous as child prostitution, something that many find hard to even think about. But when we choose not to think about it, we … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · 5 Comments

SEX Slavery

‘Forced prostitution’ or ‘sex slavery’ is not an alternative career choice that simply comes with some extra occupational hazards. These women are not ‘prostitutes’ in the well-known sense of the … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 · 12 Comments


‘Stranger Danger’ is the scary term we drill into our kids to stop them talking to strangers. This didn’t stop my little brother though. Not only was he talking to these … Continue reading

December 18, 2013 · Leave a comment


Slavery only officially became illegal in all nations in 1981 with Mauritania being the last to ‘get in on the Act’. However, most of us are probably more familiar with … Continue reading

December 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

What is Human Trafficking?

Drugs trafficking = manufacturing, distribution, trade, and sale of illegal drugs Human trafficking = trade of humans (slavery). The term ‘human trafficking’ is generally used interchangeably with the term ‘modern day slavery’, also … Continue reading

December 3, 2013 · 3 Comments

My Intention

In my first blog I left you with a cliff-hanger (well maybe it was more like a 10o incline).  Having hopefully caught your attention, my aim is to maintain your interest, … Continue reading

November 29, 2013 · 3 Comments