Facebook and Sex Trafficking: Bittersweet

Yesterday, I joined my friends Liz and Slay (and many others!) in drawing attention to a Facebook community page for Kolkata’s infamous Sonagachi red-light district. The issue, at first, was that this page hosted sexually explicit images–many of minors. Liz reported the page and asked her friends to join her in reporting. And then something unexpected happened. Continue reading

Facebook, You’re Doing it Wrong

I had every intention to write about something different today, but after a few of my friends wrote about this topic, I knew I needed to jump on board and do what I could to raise awareness. See, Facebook is doing it wrong. Again. Continue reading