Recovering Hope

Recovering Hope

Written by Krista Ludwick, Second Life of Chattanooga Volunteer It only took a few short hours of volunteering with Second Life for me to realize that walking with trafficking survivors back into the world is complicated. Easing someone who has suffered immensely back...
Mobile Technology and Trafficking

Mobile Technology and Trafficking

Technology is one of the defining aspects of the 21st century. Mobile phones, in particular, are a hot item—each smart phone becoming practically obsolete in a matter of months, if not days. For most of us, we see this technology as simplifying our lives and helping...
What is “John’s School”?

What is “John’s School”?

Written by Krista Ludwick, Second Life of Chattanooga Volunteer In over 50 cities around the country, community officials are launching“john school” programs, designed to prevent men who have been arrested for soliciting a prostitute from offending a second time. The...
Rescue and Restore

Rescue and Restore

By Kayla Ewert, Second Life intern   The U.S. Department of Health & Human Services initiated theRescue & Restore Victims of Human Trafficking campaign in reaction to the passage of the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 (TVPA). Part of the focus...