What disturbs you most about human trafficking?
I am disturbed to learn that people are often unknowingly manipulated into becoming human trafficking victims.
I am disturbed to learn that human trafficking violates basic rights like safety, freedom, and just compensation for work.
I am disturbed to learn that companies provide products and services that perpetuate human trafficking.
I am disturbed to learn that I unknowingly purchase products and services that perpetuate human trafficking.
The United Nations proclaimed the
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
in 1948, in response to the atrocities committed by the Nazis. Human trafficking violates many of the human rights in this declaration. Which human right is most important to you?
Everyone has the right to life, liberty, and security of person.
Everyone has the right to own property.
No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment.
Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, and to just and favorable conditions of work.
Which Bible passage most inspires you to take action to end human trafficking?
Joseph's forgiving his brothers for selling him into slavery (Genesis 45:1–5)
Jesus' proclaiming his mission as proclaiming liberty to captives (Luke 4:18)
Jesus' teaching that whatever we do for those who are suffering, we do this for him (Matthew 25:31–40)
Saint Paul's encouraging the slave owner Philemon to welcome Onesimus back, not as as runaway slave but as a free man and a brother in Christ (Letter to Philemon)
Which of these actions aimed at ending human trafficking do you think can be most effective?
Education to help companies avoid creating products and services through human trafficking.
Education to help consumers avoid purchasing products and services created through human trafficking.
Making it illegal to create products and services through human trafficking.
Making it illegal to purchase products and services created through human trafficking.