AKA members talk human trafficking dangers on global impact day

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Members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority in Jackson spread the word about the dangers of human trafficking. The Rho Lambda Omega chapter shared the “I am Jane Doe” documentary with the community. The 2017 documentary followed girls sold online and the legal action against backpage.com. In front of a room full of students of all ages and parents at the Jackson medical mall,they learned that human trafficking is a problem all over the country.The president of the chapter says they know that Mississippi is also no stranger to human trafficking, and they want students to share what they learned here Friday. A sergeant who was on the panel says traffickers use coercion as one of their tactics.This was part of Alpha Kappa Alpha’s global impact day.

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