Sep 19 2023
Importance of Survivors in the Anti-Trafficking Movement with Tanya Gould
In this episode of the Trafficking Matters Podcast, Douglass Fellows Alyssa Grzesiak and Monica Naranjo interview Tanya Gould, the Anti-Human Trafficking Director for the Virginia Office of the Attorney General. They talk about Tanya’s solutionist perspective on stopping human trafficking and the importance of survivor input in the anti-trafficking movement.If you or someone you know is currently in danger of human trafficking, you can view the national human trafficking hotline website here. You can reach the hotline by calling 1-888-373-7888 or texting 233733.Here, you can learn more about the Human Trafficking Institute, the Federal Human Trafficking Report, and the Douglass Fellowship.You can read Tanya’s bio here.To learn more about how the language you use matters, you can check out survivor-written posts like this one.You can find more information about the Virginia OAG’s anti-trafficking initiative here.Produced by Alyssa Grzesiak, Monica Naranjo, and Alicen RodolphEdited by Alicen Rodolph Music: Blurry Vision by Corbyn KitesThank you for listening to the Trafficking Matters Podcast!