This week, a Free the Slaves college chapter held a candlelight vigil called “Hope Rising” to honor victims and survivors of human trafficking.
Students at Loyola University Chicago gathered in a circle on a snowy night outside the central hub of their campus.
As candles were passed around, Josh Koepp, a junior at the university and the event coordinator stressed the importance of spreading awareness on human trafficking.
Then, guest Kathy Bryan, a sex trafficking victim, shared her story. Kathy was 16 when read more >