In the Booth with Ruth – Michelle Sweeney, Anti-Human Trafficking Activist

Very informative interview with excellent information and insights regarding the realities of human trafficking in England (and around the world). It is everywhere. It just looks very different in different countries, and some (like England and the US) have more legal industries for trafficking to camouflage itself or operate within.

Ruth Jacobs

Michelle Sweeney

How did you become involved in the movement against human trafficking?

I was listening to a late night radio show one night in November 2011. I had never heard of human trafficking before and as I listened to the content of the show, I quickly found out that not only did human trafficking happen in our world today but that it happened in the city I lived in. As I continued to listen to the show, they explained how everyday people could help in this area by raising awareness in their communities.

That was it, in that moment, I was convicted that I should be doing something about this but not really knowing where to start, I decided to look it up on the internet and do some reading on it.

A couple of days later, I decided to start a petition asking for greater preventative measures to be put…

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