Human_Trafficking_Awareness_Month
 
In this five part series, the Miami Herald investigates illegal gold mining and its relationship to money laundering, drug trafficking, human trafficking, and child labor.
  
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Blue Campaign offers tools to recognize and report human trafficking. The Blue Campaign is a collaboration with law enforcement, government, non-governmental, and private organizations to protect the basic right of freedom and to bring those who exploit human lives to justice.
  
Ethical Trading Initiative remembers Paul Broadbent, CEO of the Gangmasters Labour Abuse Authority, and a tireless fighter against modern slavery.
 
Immigrants in a San Diego detention facility have filed a class-action lawsuit alleging they are forced to work for little pay and lack basic necessities.

  
The Guardian reports that Hugo Boss has founded forced labor in its supply chain in southern India where young female mill workers are prevented from leaving garment factories.