Obama calls to fight human trafficking. (NBC NEWS)
“It ought to concern every person,” Obama said, “because it is a debasement of our common humanity. It ought to concern every community because it tears at our social fabric. It ought to concern every business because it distorts markets. It ought to concern every nation because it endangers public health and fuels violence and organized crime."
The president ended his speech on a hopeful note -- and with a direct message to those who are still victims. “We hear you. We insist on your dignity. And we share your belief that if just given the chance you will forge a life equal to your talents and worthy of your dreams.”
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Natalie Grant, a K-LOVE artist, was there to represent Abolition International an organization fighting human trafficking.
Here are some organizations fighting human trafficking.
The A21 Campaign
Not For Sale
Agape International Missions
International Justice Mission