By Dr. Kimberly Mehlman-Orozco The recent allegations against powerful men like Robert Kraft and Jeffrey Epstein consuming commercial sex services from possible victims have thrust the topic of sex trafficking into the forefront of American discourse. Over the years the public has been exposed to occasional...

Most people think of sex trafficking as something that only occurs in faraway places, but this crime has now become one of the fastest growing criminal enterprises affecting nearly every country in the world. Human trafficking can be a process where victims are transported across...

  Blue Compass in collaboration with Mason's Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center (TraCCC), hosted #ExpeditionHacks Human Trafficking Hackathon, on April 14, 2018. Freedom Light’s Executive Director Dr. Mehlman-Orozco served as a subject matter expert at the event. The hackathon challenged technology experts to create a...

FOSTA will not end sex trafficking online The Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) was signed into law in April 11, 2018, but it won’t end child sex trafficking online. The justification for this legislation rests on the misleading idea that individual...

Nonprofit Combating Human Trafficking in Online Communities Launches Freedom Light will provide operational guidance, strategies, and training for online communities who are committed to fighting human trafficking LAS VEGAS (June 18, 2019) — Freedom Light, a nonprofit committed to combating sex trafficking online, announces the launch...