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In a matter of hours on Friday, Typhoon Haiyan completely devastated parts of the central Philippines. It was one of the strongest storms ever recorded. The death toll is estimated up to 10,000 with...
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Synopsis As nations around the globe attempt to fight sex trafficking, many consider legalizing prostitution. Two filmmakers travel across ten countries t
New documentary on prostitution and sex trafficking: "Red Light Green Light"
Filmmakers Jay and Michelle Brock (Hope for the Sold) have made another eye-opening film!
MP Joy Smith has this to say about Red Light Green Light:
"I found this film to be a genuine examination of human trafficking and prostitution and the reality of the different international responses to prostitution. Red Light Green Light leads viewers on a compelling journey through the complex and often ignored issue of prostitution with a strong focus on “How can we prevent sexual exploitation before it happens in the first place?” In this regard, Red Light Green Light provides meaningful and attainable solutions to ending prostitution and sexual exploitation in our nation. It is truly a must watch film for each and every Canadian."
I had the pleasure of interviewing Michelle Brock a while ago ( http://www.cendrinemarrouat.com/interview-with-activist-michelle-brock/ ) regarding another documentary on human trafficking, and I love her humanitarian work!
Iran's parliament has passed a bill to protect the rights of children that contains a clause that does the exact opposite as it allows a man to marry his adopted daughter who may be as young as 13.
"Under the clause, the caretaker of an adopted child would be allowed to marry her or him, provided that a court ruled that such was in the interests of the child."
Hunger still affects 842 million people around the world!