The Daily Eastern News

Play centered on human trafficking to come to Eastern

Monique Peterson, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2020

The Newman Center and the Students for Peace and Justice will put on the free play “The True Cost: Stories of Human Trafficking” and a panel discussion Thursday with individuals who work with survivors of human trafficking. “The True Cost” is a play that “gives voice to the forgotten ones: the pe...

Free speech allows us to discuss world problems

Alyssa Cravens, Staff Reporter

June 24, 2019

Freedom of speech is one of the most important principles our nation was founded on. People who are given this privilege are incredibly lucky, but with fortune also comes responsibility. The recent social media wave, #blueforsudan, calling for awareness and solidarity in light of a media ban during...

SACIS helps trafficking victims year-round

Kennedy Nolen, Multicultural Reporter

January 11, 2017

January is Human Trafficking Awareness month in the United States with Wednesday being a whole day dedicated to awareness. However, Sexual Assault Counseling and Information Service in Charleston brings attention to this topic year-round. SACIS opened in 1977 with the main goal being to provide...

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