Being a parent is daunting work, and the challenges that parents face today are very different than those faced even 10, 20, or 30 years ago. Our children need protection from dangers very specific to our time and society. Here are 8 facts about human trafficking that every parent should know, and some tips on how to protect your children in a world with slavery. 

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