Current Events 2018-01-05T15:09:44+00:00

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Durga Tree International is committed to raising awareness and educating the public about the epidemic of Modern Day Slavery. Our staff scours the internet as well as communicates with our partners to stay on top of not only the issue but the work thats being done to help end slavery in our lifetime. Check back frequently to read the most current updates in regard to this cause.

1/5/18 –
“Florida anti-trafficking efforts are model for US, top federal officials say”

6/12/17 –
“Airlines urged to train stage to help spot victims of trafficking”

6/10/17 –
“Woman charged with human trafficking violations”

6/6/17 –
“Experts say they’ve seen human trafficking at ‘every high school in Northern, VA'”

5/10/17 – Thomas Reuters Foundations News
“Sham Marriages in Scotland reveal extent of slavery – activists”

3/22/17 – The Free Thought Project
“Mainstream media finally exposes elite pedophile rings in a horrifying episode of Dr. Phil”

3/1/17 – Orlando Sentinel
“Modern-day slavery: The repulsive reality of human trafficking “

2/9/17 – Thomson Reuters Foundation News
“US Police arrest record 750 suspects in Super Bowl sex-trafficking stings”

2/7/17 –
“Escaping human traffickers shouldn’t be left to chance”

1/18/17 –
“How US fought human trafficking under Obama”

1/4/17 – Thomas Reuters Foundation News
“Nearly 200 children freed from South India brick kiln in one of the biggest rescues”

12/29/16 –
“Uber driver saves 16-year-old girl from sex trafficking “

12/13/16 –
“4 arrested, 10 victims found in western Massachusetts human trafficking investigation”

12/1/16 –
“Sherri Papini Case: Investigator believes Sex Trafficking could be motive behind kidnapping case”