Now Accepting Applications for the 2019-20 Douglass Fellowship Cohort

By: MOLLY WICKER Applications for the 2019-20 Douglass Fellowship cohort will be accepted until 5 PM EST on Thursday, April 18, 2019. Inspired by Fredrick Douglass’s commitment to freedom, education, and advocacy, The Human Trafficking Institute provides this opportunity for second- and third-year law students to participate in an eight-month fellowship program focused on developing … Continue reading Now Accepting Applications for the 2019-20 Douglass Fellowship Cohort

Annick Febrey Inspires Action at the Students Opposing Slavery International Summit

By: TAYLOR KING From the shiny, new products lining home improvement store shelves to the twice-worn shirts on the racks of local thrift stores, every good has a supply chain with a story. Often these stories are – seen or unseen – fraught with lies, manipulation, and illegal activities including human trafficking. The Institute’s Director … Continue reading Annick Febrey Inspires Action at the Students Opposing Slavery International Summit

Douglass Fellows Meet with Descendent of Frederick Douglass

By: JONATHAN ROBERTS Washington, DC – Kenneth B. Morris, Jr. welcomed The Human Trafficking Institute’s inaugural class of Douglass Fellows during their orientation in Washington, DC. Morris is the co-founder and president of Frederick Douglass Family Initiatives and the great-great-great grandson Frederick Douglass and the great-great grandson of Booker T. Washington. Morris toured the U.S. … Continue reading Douglass Fellows Meet with Descendent of Frederick Douglass