“Human Trafficking: Going Under the Belly of the Beast”

October 14, 2014-October 14, 2014

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Patrick Atkinson, founder of the Institute for Trafficked, Exploited & Missing Persons [ITEMP] and the God’s Child Project explores slavery in today’s world, what human trafficking is and is not, and looks at looks at trafficking from a historical perspective through the ever-changing dynamics of contemporary times. Atkinson discusses how human trafficking victims are selected both internationally and from within Washington state and the U.S. His talk ends with a discussion of practical steps audience members can take to combat human trafficking. Atkinson has been a trainer for the FBI on human trafficking. Presented by Women’s Studies Center. Room 207.

When:
Noon-1:30 p.m.
Where:
Eastern Washington University, Monroe Hall, 526 5th St., Cheney, WA
City:
Cheney
Neighborhood:
Southeast Washington
Cost:
Free
Phone:
(509) 359-2898
Email:
cvines@ewu.edu
Website:
http://www.ewu.edu/
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