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Human Trafficking: Pittsburgh Fights Back

January 23, 2014

Human trafficking is modern-day slavery. People used for labor or forced to sell sex. Learn how to fight human trafficking in our area and help survivors. If you suspect human trafficking, report it at: Pittsburgh FBI Trafficking Hotline 412-432-4122 National Human Trafficking Resource Center -- Call 1-888-373-7888 or text BeFree (233733


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Human trafficking is modern-day slavery. People used for labor or forced to sell sex. Learn how to fight human trafficking in our area and help survivors. If you suspect human trafficking, report it at: Pittsburgh FBI Trafficking Hotline 412-432-4122 National Human Trafficking Resource Center -- Call 1-888-373-7888 or text BeFree (233733


Related Links

Southwestern Pennsylvania Anti-Human Trafficking Coalition

The Project to End Human Trafficking

The FBI Human Trafficking

Polaris Project for a World Without Slavery

More Information about 3rd Annual Human Trafficking Open House

 


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