Did you know that this is Human Trafficking Prevention Month? Did you know that slavery is alive and well in these United States? I write about history–women’s history–and yes, that includes the sordid stories of slavery from our American past. It saddens and frightens me to know that slavery–in so many forms–exists today. Please check out the link to “Causes” on msn.com. Familiarize yourself with the frightening ways that young girls are lured into the sex slave trade in America. We must do all we can to stop human trafficking both here and abroad.