The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release
December 31, 2014
NATIONAL SLAVERY AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING PREVENTION MONTH, 2015
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BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
For more than two centuries, the United States has worked to advance the cause of freedom. Stained from a history of slavery and shaped by ancestors brought to this country in chains, today, America shines as a beacon of hope to people everywhere who cherish liberty and opportunity. Still, our society remains imperfect, and our Nation has more work to do to uphold these values. At home and around the globe, we must continue to fight for human dignity and the inalienable rights of every person...