• Anti-Demand Work as it Relates to Law Enforcement

    August 18, 2014 | By ASAC Margie Quin

    The issue of law enforcement and sex trafficking is complex and bears much consideration. Outwardly, the relationship seems simple: Police enforce the laws. Invariably, the victim comes under scrutiny in a sex crime and in some cases is blamed. For many it seems troubling. After all, do we blame the store clerk for the armed […]

  • 5 Reasons Why Demand Enforcement Matters

    August 15, 2014 | By Ryan Dalton

    Purchasing sex is now a well-accepted pastime in the United States. It’s not uncommon for men to visit strip clubs for a bachelor party or speak openly about consumption of pornography. Commercially depicted sexualization is so normal that in one study investigating the effects on men who view pornography, social scientists were unable to find […]

Recent Posts


Community Watch:
Submit a demand article from your state

Thank you for your submission.

Oops. Something went wrong. Try again?


Stay Connected

Email Newsletter Signup

Thank you for signing up.

Oops. Something went wrong. Try again?


About Shared Hope

Shared Hope International strives to prevent the conditions that foster sex trafficking, restore victims of sex slavery, and bring justice to vulnerable women and children.

We envision a world passionately opposed to sex trafficking and a committed community restoring survivors to lives of purpose, value, and choice — one life at a time.

Go To SharedHope.org