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From the HTC blog.

  • Saturday Marks 150th Anniversary of Congress Outlawing U.S. Slavery

  By Sarah Davis, HTC Associate Note: This post was originally published on Free the Slaves Blog. January 31 marks a monumental moment in the history of slavery in the United States. On that date 150 years ago, the House of Representatives passed the 13th Amendment to the Constitution. It abolished legal slavery in the United […]

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  • Lessons from International Human Trafficking Exchanges

  By Oliver Kaplan, HTC Associate Director  The Human Trafficking Center at the Korbel School recently hosted two delegations of international human trafficking officials (as we have done for several years now). With the support of WorldDenver and the U.S. State Department, we met with representatives from countries as diverse as Papua New Guinea, Jordan, […]

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  • Is Fairtrade Coffee the Answer?

  By Seth Daire, HTC associate (This post is the second in a series on forced labor in the coffee supply chain and Fairtrade coffee. Read the first blog post here.) A woman walks into a coffee shop in the United States and asks the barista, “Do you have Fairtrade coffee?” The barista responds, “We don’t, but […]

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