Tag Archives: Human Trafficking

How three Jackson organizations are providing hope to those at risk

By Kayla Williamson and Hannah Shimanek It started with a girl her son brought home. It should have ended with a Facebook post. But that was not what God had planned for Michelle Cochran. When Cochran first saw the mLive surveillance photo of a girl at a gas station, she kept scrolling. It was not until her son came home and asked her if she had seen the Facebook post that she realized it was her son’s

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Student created petition against trafficking gains support

You might not have noticed it, or ever thought anything of it. But when driving on Interstate 94 heading towards Spring Arbor, it’s almost impossible to miss certain billboards that advertise peculiar services. Bold yellow and pink letters over a solid black background promote an Oriental Health Massage parlor. While seemingly innocent enough, the strange part comes further down the

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