In reality, though, Backpage enables law enforcement to rescue only a handful of victims compared to the thousands they place on a public auction block each day.Some have argued for keeping Backpage adult ads in place, since if they close traffickers will “just go someplace else harder to find.” While that may happen, it doesn’t release us from the responsibility to speak and act against criminal wrongdoing. When popular culture said teens will have sex anyway, so it’s better to give them condoms and “safe places” to have sex, believers challenged this faulty thinking, launched studies demonstrating the contrary, and led innovative programs to lower teen pregnancy and advance the gospel. Backpage says the issue is free speech, pointing to a small statement in the Communications Decency Act.If you pay for rent and groceries by check or debit card, consider a rewards credit card instead — but only if you'll pay it off in full. Some require you to activate your rewards regularly, putting the responsibility on you to earn back points.
Just because your credit card or bank company has corrected an issue, you still need to report the crime to police.Detectives say never use a debit card and always protect your pin. Sacramento Police say it’s hard to stop the crime if it’s never reported.“If you can use a pump near the cashier that would be ideal. “It does create challenges for us, and that’s why we rely on the community to report crimes so that we are aware of them and we can do all we can for the community,” he said.If not, the credit card skimmer could be sitting in a pump just waiting to get you.On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was sitting in a beautician’s chair as news blared from a radio. In less than two hours, a wake-up call had come to the United States. And we’d soon learn it had been alive and well long before 9/11, working its evil plans right under our noses. Most children enslaved in human trafficking, if not rescued, will die within seven years. Within minutes, we watched in horror as a second plane plunged into the Twin Towers.