In the age of social media, comparing yourself to others is almost inevitable. However, it can be damaging to your emotional health. If you’re like me, then social media has probably made you feel unworthy and frustrated about your life.
Fay Grant and Michelle Chavez founded The Tote Project because they have always been passionate about helping women and making a positive difference in the lives of sex trafficking survivors.
I’m always cautious when I’m in a new place and alone. To others, I may be paranoid, but after learning about sexual harassment in the workplace and cyber safety, I think it’s necessary to be protective of my personal safety.
One of the reasons I joined Two Wings was because I wanted to be a part of a cause that serves young women who had been mistreated by men. Mistakenly, I assumed that young women were the only ones who suffered the plight of domestic sex trafficking. I soon learned that there are boys and young men who suffer in silence.
According to the National Human Trafficking Center, in 2016, they recorded 5,551 cases of sex trafficking in the United States. Sex trafficking venues vary but there is one industry that may be enabling sex trafficking, and that is adult entertainment.