Category Archives: Call to Action

SHOP WELL: On Second Hand Shopping

I told myself to leave, just move on, but my feet stood glued to the floor surrounded by bright colored, super cute, low priced baby clothes that I NEEDED and really wanted to buy. The problem was, I was in … Continue reading

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SHOP WELL: The Hunt for Fair Trade

FAIR TRADE PLEDGE “I pledge to consume responsibly. I recognize that as a consumer, my buying power matters. I understand that each product I purchase plays a role in a larger narrative, affecting the life of an individual. Because of … Continue reading

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SHOP WELL: Report card for your clothes.

How do I shop like an abolitionist? The first stop on my journey to answer the question, how do I shop like an abolitionist,  is to visit Free2Work’s website and learn more about the brands I frequently buy.  Free2Work investigates … Continue reading

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SHOP WELL: How do I shop like an abolitionist?

SHOP WELL In my previous post: How to be a 21st Century Abolitionist, one of the steps I shared was to SHOP WELL — Using our purchase power to support fair-trade items and companies.  This is a step that I admit … Continue reading

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Are You Supporting Sweatshops?

OK — So I like things easy.  I look for simple easy to fight human trafficking.  And changing my shopping habits is… NOT easy.  But I want to find reasonable ways I can shop in a way that supports freedom for everyone … Continue reading

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How to be a 21st Century Abolistionist

Today at the Bay City Wesleyan Church, we had what we called a Freedom Sunday.  We learned more about how we stood against slavery as a denomination in the 1800’s and why we still need to fight against human trafficking today.  Here … Continue reading

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Sex Slave Interviews

The Video is Ready Well it took almost an entire year, but I am excited to say that the Sex Slave Interviews film is completed! This video is meant to spark discussion and increase awareness about the issue of child … Continue reading

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Are Slaves Picking Tomatoes for You?

Was that tomato on your plate harvested by a slave? If you bought it at the grocery store this week then the answer is most likely… YES. Turns out that Florida supplies ninety percent of all off-season, fresh tomatoes for the entire United States, and … Continue reading

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Human Trafficking Awareness Commitment

Human Trafficking Awareness Commitment It’s National Human Trafficking Awareness Month (January) now and it’s been a little too long since I’ve posted on this site or done much of anything EverydayAbolistionist-y (save sign a few petitions on Change.org.  I love that site! … Continue reading

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Before You Click on That Porn, Read This

If you think that pornography is a vice you can indulge in without hurting any one, you have an incomplete picture of the industry. Before you click on those porn links today please think about these stats. –More than 20,000 … Continue reading

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