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Time to Celebrate! 2 Important Victories in the Fight to End Modern-Day SlaveryMany people celebrated last Thursday when Congress reached a bipartisan budget agreement. Avoiding another government shutdown is surely reason to be thankful, but at IJM, we donned our party hats for another reason, too. You see, within the multi-trillion dollar U.S. federal budget, there is a tin ...
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Nicholas Kristof believes that women and children should be protected around the world. That's why we can't think of anyone better to host a Google hangout on human trafficking January 10th at 1PM EST with our president, Gary Haugen.RSVP here: ...

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Holly's News From Washington - The Little Bill That Could Do Big ThingsOn Tuesday, November 19, 4,700 people from all fifty states called the United States Congress in support of legislation to make the State Department Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) a full-fledged bureau. This avalanche of calls that swamped the Capitol Switchboard wa ...
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Thousands of Steps, Thousands of Voices: #1Step1Voice National Day of ActionEarlier this week, thousands of you called on Congress to let our representatives know that stopping human trafficking should be a priority. We're grateful to you for joining us and taking action! Here's a look at what we did, together:  ...
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