STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – Sadly the horrors of slavery continue in the 21st century.
If fact, an estimated 27 million people are still enslaved world wide.
Most of them are women and children.
To raise understanding and awareness of this global crime, Mississippi State is holding a series of events in February and March.
Those include seminars, speakers and a 5K run.
Human Trafficking Awareness Days began Tuesday (2-26) with posters and displays and in the Colvard Student Union.