This is my photography entry for 's 'Not For Sale' Human-Trafficking Awareness project: [link] (I added the text to the photo in PaintShop Pro, as I was told I was allowed to.)
Nobody really knows exactly how many people are sold into slavery each year, but there are estimated to be nearly 30 million people trapped in some kind of slavery today. The Atlantic slave trade, which kidnapped and enslaved Africans between the 1500s and 1800s, brought less than 15 million to the New World, total.
For more information on human trafficking, and what you can do to help stop it: Not For Sale Campaign: [link] Stop Child Trafficking Now: [link] HumanTrafficking.org: [link] Teens On Trafficking: [link]
And, for those of you who have stamp collections, here's a stamp that someone made:
Here's another piece I did on the problem of trafficking:
This poster is featured in the U.S. Department of State's 2010 Trafficking in Persons report, page 365: [link] If you or your organization would like to use this poster to help spread awareness of Human Trafficking, please inquire by email, to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Just my little contribution to Spirit Day Support LGBT and wear purple --------------------------------------------------
Rest in Peace: Tyler Clementi Asher Brown Seth Walsh Justin Aaberg Raymond Chase Alec Henrikson Sladjana Vidovic Eric Mohat Zach Harrington Phoebe Prince Jack Frew Meredith Rezak Jennifer Eyring Billy Lucas
All bullied for their sexuality, all committed suicide to escape. STOP BEING CLOSED MINDED AND CAUSING DEATHS AND SUFFERING!
Still not fond of Valentine's day but it's a chance to be creative which I actually failed... No problem haha. These kind of pink stuff is not my strong side I never was the most romantic person in the world... .____. But I give it a chance.
It seems this phrase has become quite popular with her and her friends and she wanted an emote to show it in action. I was only too happy to oblige her. The idea is that you are so excited over something that you actually shit kitties. I was amused, to be sure.
I am so amused that this got a DD. I remember how hard I worked on that cat. Thank you so very much, `CookiemagiK, you have made my day.