Whenever we engage in human trafficking awareness, our usual assumptions and prejudices would usually depict a picture of women rallying for their rights and justice. While it’s not necessarily accurate, men have seemed to be out of the picture in terms of this specific empowerment.
What if something as simple as a dress could change the world? Dressember is an organization that challenges women to wear a dress, and men to wear a tie, for all 31 days of December. The purpose of Dressember is to raise awareness about human trafficking by starting a conversation. The simple act of wearing a dress (or tie) is an effective conversation starter that will help educate others about the harsh reality of modern day slavery. This cause is something that is very near and dear to my heart, and one that I believe in strongly. For those of you who are not as familiar with the cause, here…