NFS News Archive September, 2012
Earlier this week, President Obama announced several initiatives involving businesses’ supply chains that will strengthen his zero-tolerance policy of human trafficking in the United States. Not For Sale has been a key player in presenting corporations with new supply chain standards and working them through the transformative process.
The Los Angeles-based rock band, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, has joining Not For Sale to raise awareness and funds in the fight against human trafficking and modern-day slavery. Not For Sale began partnering with bands this January to raise funds, awareness, and action around the issue of human trafficking and modern-day slavery. It’s a platform that ties a common experience for everyone (music), with a cause that is fighting a major problem in our world. Previous campaigns featured the Plain White T’s, Tenth Avenue North, Third Day, Enation, and The Wrecking.
In the run up to this year’s election, we will be releasing informative reports on human trafficking in the United States, to help you become an informed voter on the issue of modern-day slavery. Over the next eight weeks, we will focus on the candidates, propositions and amendments that will come up to the vote in November as well, and America’s influence on human trafficking around the world.