The Stories and Sound bytes of the Lantern Rescue Teams Lighting The Way to Freedom from Human Trafficking and opportunities for you to help.
Sexual Assault vs. Sex Trafficking
Ren is joined again by two volunteers, Gabby and Whitney, to discuss the difference between sexual assault and sex trafficking, the power and necessity of sharing survivor testimonies, and what community members can do to combat the bystander effect.
Grooming Red Flags
Ren and two volunteers, Gabby and Whitney, give a breakdown of what happened at the recent Lantern Rescue charity event in Florida, share a few stories, and lay out some grooming red flags for families to be on the lookout for.
Fear and Protection
The team gives more Africa updates and discusses the consequences of disrupting criminal activity - including retaliation from those same criminals - and how they address them.
What's Going on the World?
The team talks total number of rescues in 2021, current political instability in Haiti, and is joined by Clint and Lily of Ballistic Advantage and Jason of American Keystone Tactics to discuss an upcoming fundraising event for Lantern Rescue in Florida.
The Lantern team is overseas in West Africa, and they introduce one of their partners, Sarah, who is doing incredible and important work for women who've escaped (or want to escape) human trafficking.
The Lantern Team discusses the recent recovery of a 13-year-old girl and the swift arrest of a trafficker by one of their teams in Africa. They also discuss TC's upcoming opportunity in Ethiopia.
So great to hear about people who are changing the world!
Awesome podcast about human trafficking! It’s cool to hear the personal stories from the rescue team
It is really neat to hear from the rescue team! You can tell that they are really passionate about what they do and are close with each other. Very informative!