In this season of giving, don’t forget those in need

It’s that time of year again – the holidays are officially in full swing! We’re asking our supporters not only to open up their wallets and closets, but also to open up their hearts.

I want to tell you a story about a girl named Britney.* Britney met a man the same [...]

Giving Thanks

This Thanksgiving I want to take a moment to express my gratitude for all that our advocates have done this year to support Polaris Project. Many of you increased awareness about the issue of human trafficking, contacted your legislators to further an important policy initiative, signed a petition to increase resources for [...]

TVPA Ten Year Anniversary

Bradley Myles with activists and Bush administration officials at the TVPRA 2008 bill signing

The Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) was signed on October 28, 2000, making last Thursday its 10-year anniversary. At the time, this law truly was ground-breaking legislation because it was the first comprehensive federal law that addressed [...]