If you've followed this blog over the past year, you know human trafficking is an issue I've written about fairly frequently. Today I stumbled upon the MTV EXIT (End Exploitation and Trafficking) campaign while watching a music video on youtube.
According to the MTV EXIT website,
MTV EXIT is a campaign to raise awareness and increase prevention of human trafficking in Europe and Asia. Since the campaign launched in 2004, MTV EXIT has created various programs and activities that informed and empowered millions of young people both from source and destination countries about the issue and take actions within their communities.
The video I was watching was recommended by a friend - All I Need by Radiohead. Here it is:
Human trafficking and exploitation CAN be stopped. The first step in the battle is awareness. Trafficking is probably occurring right in front of your eyes.