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Common misconceptions about human trafficking
Sami Wilson | June 21, 2017

While human trafficking is far from the most pleasant topic of conversation at dinners, parties and other social events, recent Super Bowl ads have brought the subject closer to the forefront of public consciousness. While increased exposure to any major social issue is generally a plus, the incomplete narratives that journalists present often unintentionally mischaracterize, … Read More

AnnieCannons on MSNBC
Laura Hackney | March 23, 2017

For International Women’s Day, our cofounder, Jessica Hubley, talks about women’s economic empowerment, our successful students, and the mission of AnnieCannons.

AnnieCannons and Github Universe
Laura Hackney | September 9, 2016

AnnieCannons is delighted to bring founders, teachers, students and graduates to GitHub Universe as a Community Partner this year. The human trafficking survivors we train are intelligent, capable, driven human beings of all ages, races, genders, and socioeconomic backgrounds. Yet they share a history of missing opportunities – for reason beyond their control and by … Read More