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This edition: Modern Day Slavery



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Human trafficking represents over $30 billion in international trade per annum and continues to be one of the fastest growing criminal industries. The U.S. and the international community have adopted various treaties and laws to prevent trafficking, but to truly understand and combat the issue, they must find the root causes enabling smugglers to commit millions into slavery.

Guests:
Brady Myles, CEO, Polaris Project
Nicholas Kristof, The New York Times columnist and co-author, Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Carol Pier, Deputy Undersecretary for International Affairs, Department of Labor
Luis CedBaca, Ambassador, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons
Gary Haugen, President, International Justice Mission
Maurice Middleberg, Executive Director, Free the Slaves
Louise Shelley, Professor at George Mason University, Director at TraCCC
Shandra Woworuntu, Founder, Survivor Economic Empowerment
Joseph Chamie, Former Director, U.N. Population Division
Sheryl WuDunn, Co-Author, Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity
Sarah Stillman, Staff Writer, The New Yorker
David Miliband, President and CEO, IRC
Cindy McCain, Founding Member, Eastern Congo Initiative
Antonio Guterres, U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees

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  • Tuesday, December 18 - 10:00am, 4:00pm
  • Saturday, December 22 - 3:30pm
  • Afghanistan
  • Tuesday, December 25 - 10:00am
  • Saturday, December 29 - 3:30pm
  • Nuclear Security
  • Tuesday, January 1 - 10:00am, 4:00pm
  • Saturday, January 5 - 3:30pm