The Amistad case helped dozens of Africans escape slavery and forced America to live up to its founding ideals. Read more about it here.
November 25 is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Learn how the U.S. is tackling this issue around the world.
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency has been finding and closing stash houses to protect migrants preyed upon by human smugglers.
Through the newly launched Center for Countering Human Trafficking, the U.S. government will lead the global response to counter modern-day slavery.
A new report compiled by the U.N. reveals the extent of human rights abuses in Venezuela's Orinoco mining arc, from limb amputations to brutal killings.
A State Department report details trends in human trafficking. Find out which countries are making progress to stop the practice.
Human trafficking affects 25 million people around the world today. Learn more about how to spot it in your community and help those in need.
Venezuela's gold mines are controlled by armed groups who instill fear in communities and force miners to work at gunpoint.
Governments, businesses, law enforcement and people around the world all have a role to play to fight human trafficking. Learn more.