He will redeem them from oppression and violence, for their lives are precious to him.
Human trafficking, according to Public Safety Canada, is "the recruitment, transportation, harbouring and/or exercising control, direction or influence over the movements of a person in order to exploit that person, typically through sexual exploitation or forced labour" (2019). Most people assume that the buying and selling of people is something of the past. It is also perceived that it is only happening in other countries, in other places – not in our own backyard. But the unfortunate fact is, there are more people trafficked today than at any time in human history. It is happening right in our own country.