Listen on 88.3 WUAW every Saturday at 11:30 and Sunday at 8:30.

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Whitney Miller, the Public Engagement Director at Lantern Rescue, talks about some of the reasons that human trafficking happens around the world, the ways in which Americans participate in the problem, and what Lantern Rescue is doing to combat the problem as they work with various government and law enforcement agencies.

The work that Lantern Rescue does focuses on both capturing suspects and connecting victims with resources. Learn more about Lantern Rescue at lanternrescue.org

If you or someone you know is a victim of human trafficking in the United States: help and resources are available through the National Human Trafficking Hotline. Their website, which includes a live chat feature, is HumanTraffickingHotline.org – and, their 24-hour hotline number is 888-373-7888.