Media Resources

Podcasts

In Good Faith

Interview with Sr. Joan Dawber, SC

Sister Joan Dawber founded LifeWay Network in 2007 to provide safe housing for survivors of human trafficking in the New York City area. LifeWay operates homes where over 100 women from 34 countries have found safe shelter and the resources needed to reclaim their lives and independence.

In Good Faith

Interview with Sr. Anne Victory

Sr. Anne Victory has led efforts against human trafficking for over a decade. She helped to establish the Collaborative to End Human Trafficking in 2007. One result of the Collaborative’s work is that over 60 agencies in NE Ohio–law enforcement, health care, social services, and others—are now connected to weave a safety net for the men, women, and children who are victims of human trafficking. Sister Anne is Director of Education at the Collaborative, and her background includes extensive experience as a nurse clinician, educator, and administrator.

Reclaiming Social Justice Podcast

Interview with U.S. Catholic Sisters Against Human Trafficking Executive Director Jennifer Reyes Lay

In this episode, we talk about…Myths and misinformation about human trafficking; Advocacy campaigns being led to eliminate trafficking; How and why immigrants are targeted; Our responsibility as our brother and sisters’ keeper; How parishes can get involved.

Episode 78: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women: An Alarming Reality

This is a three-part series on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women in Canada and the U.S. Tune in to learn about this little known yet flourishing epidemic. Indigenous women experience higher murder rates and violence than any other group in the U.S. In fact, it’s the third leading cause of death for native women in the U.S. In Canada, indigenous women make up 4% of the population but account for 55% of the victims of human trafficking.

Ending Human Trafficking

This biweekly podcast will challenge you to study the issues related to human trafficking, become an educated voice in understanding this global problem, and ultimately make a difference in helping bring it to an end. Sandra Morgan, Director of the Global Center for Women and Justice at Vanguard University of Southern California and Dave Stachowiak, Board Member of the Center, explore issues in each episode that will help educate you to be a helpful voice in ending human trafficking.

Videos

Trata de Personas 101

Sister Anne Victory’s TED Talk on Human Trafficking

TEDxColumbus 2011 - Theresa Flores Find a Voice with Soap

Reach to End Sex Trafficking in Native American Communities

HEAL – Rethinking Representation: Framing Human Trafficking for Health Professionals

Polaris: It Happens Here