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Katie Bergman the Director of Communications and Operations​ ​for the Set Free Movement, an international nonprofit that intervenes in human trafficking. She is also the author of When Justice Just Is​ and co-author of Urban Shalom. Follow her on Twitter: @KatieLBergman.

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7 Ways Everyday People Can Help End Human Trafficking

When I started working in the anti-trafficking field at 11, I was convinced of two…

The Anti-Abortion Movement Needs to Rethink Shock-Based Messaging

We’ve all seen some pretty distasteful ads in the past few years. There was Pretzel…

True Justice Work Isn’t Just Outrage

Some say laughter is contagious. But when it comes to cyberspace, the most easily transmitted…

What You Need to Know About Labor Conditions in China

“We are ill-treated and work like slaves.”  “[We are treated worse than] horse cow goat…

6 Organizations Helping Immigrants

Last week’s “Day Without Immigrants” campaign was a startling reminder of the extent to which…

The Sexual Exploitation Crisis in the Philippines You Need to Know About

If your word association for the Philippines is volcanic islands or white sand beaches fringed…

There’s a Difference Between Taking a Stand and ‘Causing Division’

In the post-election chaos and divisiveness, one thing has been clear to me: We put…

Sexual Exploitation and the Syrian Refugee Crisis

I’d always dreamt about traveling to Greece one day. But I never expected that my…

Is Loving Others Without Loving Yourself First Even Possible?

It had been one of those weeks. By Friday night, my inbox was full, my…

Being a Christian Has Never Been More Dangerous

When I first signed up for overseas mission work, I hadn’t considered I was potentially…

Where Is God in All of This Bad News?

I’m sure you’ve noticed: The news has been overwhelming lately. Another mass shooting. Another hate…

Why Your Disillusionment Is the Enemy of Change

Teaching kids with special needs in Mexico was one of the first piercing encounters I…

The Deeper Problems Behind Human Trafficking

I’ve yet to meet someone who isn’t shocked by the prevalence of modern-day slavery. We’re…

There’s More to Social Justice Than Just ‘Awareness’

Whenever I see my friend Keturah—which isn’t all that often, since an international boundary bisects…