20 Jan

stellamarr:

One of my superheroes — the great Bridget Perrier of http://www.sextrade101.com She and http://www.sextrade101.com co-founder Natasha Falle are extraordinary women

Originally posted on Ruth Jacobs:

Bridget Perrier

How did you become involved in the movement against human trafficking?

The reason why I became a part of the movement is because of my past as a child survivor and as a First Nations voice. I saw that for First Nations women there was very little representation in the movement. I also used my experience as a trafficked child.  I was exploited at a very young age and felt that all the adults, professional and family, did a lot of nothing to help me, and in some ways, they made it worse. I was tired of being looked down on and blamed by society.

In Canada, there are so many First Nations girls who get caught up in the cycle of exploitation – we are seeing them enslaved as young as eleven years of age. Also there are an extremely high number of murdered and missing First Nations women…

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2 Responses to “”

  1. Kelly Wark January 27, 2013 at 5:31 am #

    Yes both you Bridget and Natasha are truly amazing women who speak for all of us. We are so blessed to have you ladies.

  2. A Woman and Her Pen! February 23, 2013 at 5:39 am #

    May God continue giving you miraculous strength! !! You all are soooooooooooo loved, appreciated, respected and adored for your courageous acts of trying to reach back and help save others! !!! Love you!

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