Trump attends meeting on human trafficking

US federal policy has over-emphasized prosecuting, and not preventing, human trafficking. It’s time for a public health approach to trafficking.

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The federal response to sex trafficking has overemphasized prosecution. To fix what is wrong, we need to divest from the carceral system and invest in human rights.

Sex worker rights protest violence

December 17th is International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers. To end violence against sex workers, we must decriminalize sex work.

Woman with disability working in supermarket

Women with disabilities are more likely to live in poverty. How can policymakers break the link between disability and economic precarity?

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The Indian Child Welfare Act protects the rights of American Indian parents. The Supreme Court will soon decide the future of the Indian Child Welfare Act.

Uber car

Passenger driving is often exploited labor. Recent coalitions between professional drivers and disability justice advocates suggest how workers and consumers can organize together.