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Lisa Kristine reveals the brutal conditions – and uplifting humanity – of today’s slaves

Photographer Lisa Kristine has traveled the globe for three decades, inviting viewers to deeply connect with her subjects. By Marilyn Jones, Correspondent DECEMBER 29, 2014 Courtesy of Lisa Kristine SONOMA, CALIF. — When people describe photographer Lisa Kristine, two words invariably surface: compassion and humility. For the past 30 years, while practicing her art of [...]

By |2017-01-17T14:38:17-07:00December 16th, 2015|News, Press & Media|Comments Off on Lisa Kristine reveals the brutal conditions – and uplifting humanity – of today’s slaves

Anti Trafficking Trio Share Passion For Freedom

Lisa Kristine inspires the world with her photography of people living in ancient and often horrific circumstances; much of her work focuses on vividly documenting slavery. In early 2012, 8-year-old Vivienne Harr saw a photo Kristine had taken of two slave children with rocks strapped to their heads, holding hands as they struggled under the [...]

By |2017-04-26T16:33:18-07:00December 20th, 2013|News, Press & Media|Comments Off on Anti Trafficking Trio Share Passion For Freedom

Shine a light on modern day slavery: Lisa Kristine at TEDxOrangeCoast

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently [...]

By |2017-01-17T14:38:17-07:00November 6th, 2013|Press & Media, Videos|Comments Off on Shine a light on modern day slavery: Lisa Kristine at TEDxOrangeCoast

2 anti-slavery activists meet in Orlando to highlight mission

A year ago, a photograph of two child slaves in Nepal carrying stone blocks on their backs had troubled an 8-year-old girl, Vivienne Harr. The California girl thought about those boys, two brothers enslaved in the Himalayas, who were her own age. Their plight moved her to start a lemonade stand and raise money to [...]

By |2017-01-17T14:38:18-07:00May 27th, 2013|Featured, Press & Media|Comments Off on 2 anti-slavery activists meet in Orlando to highlight mission

Lisa Kristine on National Geographic Weekend

NG Weekend Show #1247 – Air Date: November 18 This week on National Geographic Weekend, join host Boyd Matson speaking with Lisa Kristine. It may be shocking to many Americans that the Civil War did not, in fact, totally stamp out human slavery in the United States. Photographer and human trafficking activist Lisa Kristine went to [...]

By |2015-11-25T16:04:42-07:00February 12th, 2013|Featured, Press & Media|Comments Off on Lisa Kristine on National Geographic Weekend

Lisa Kristine Video on Reuters AlertNet

Slavery is illegal everywhere, yet it occurs nearly everywhere There are 27 million slaves in the world today - that's more than double the number of people taken from Africa during the entire transatlantic slave trade. Lisa Kristine, a U.S.-based photographer, has documented modern-day slavery in more than 100 countries on six continents for the [...]

By |2017-01-17T14:38:18-07:00February 11th, 2013|Featured, Press & Media, Videos|Comments Off on Lisa Kristine Video on Reuters AlertNet