A stunning drop in child labor worldwide is one of several reports of progress that suggest a global shift in how children are viewed.
Kimberly Ritter discovered that some US hotels harbor a horrifying secret – child sex trafficking. Now she and her employer are urging the hospitality industry to confront the problem.
Travel companies, airlines, and other parts of corporate America are starting to provide training programs to help employees recognize human trafficking. Will heightened awareness help detect more trafficking cases?
Faced with mounting pressure, Japan’s government has been forced to confront the country’s huge market in child pornography, raising hopes for a ban on possession of the material. But there's plenty of resistance.
Modern-day abolitionists cite rising public attention to the problem, honor quiet heroes working to eradicate human bondage.