Third Annual Survivor-Led Symposium: Engaging Survivors of CSE

25 MINUTE READ Survivor leaders from across the county convened at the Inn at Villanova to lead a series of workshops ranging from a discussion on historical and contemporary manifestations of oppression, to an exploration of social media’s role in recruitment, to trauma-informed law enforcement interview strategies. Throughout the entirety of the event, the recognition…

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Understanding Trafficker Recruitment Strategies Through Cultic Theory

20 MINUTE READ Sex trafficking research has been plagued by the lack of reliable data, limiting the ways we understand the billion-dollar industry. To remedy this, Angie conducted in-depth interviews with over 50 women across North America who identified as survivors or current victims of sex trafficking. Using cultic theory as a framework, the research…

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