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Monica Boseff discusses the Role of Men in Human Trafficking Aftercare

Monica Boseff of the Open Door Foundation uses a story to illustrate that aftercare for survivors of sex trafficking involves healing in many different areas; one of these is their view of men.

Monica Boseff tells the story of a male guard at her shelter who made the girls breakfast one morning. Shocked by this kindness, the girls called her. Why would anyone, let alone a man, do something nice like this for us? That was their question. Monica's answer: because you deserve to be treated with respect. Monica argues that this story highlights the importance of having men involved in anti-trafficking efforts, and in victim aftercare. While precautions are important, good men can have a unique role to play in helping survivors to heal in certain circumstances. 


Music (c) Stellardrone "In Time." Available at the Freemusicarchive.com.