The Freedom Journal
February 8th, 2017
City in Focus: Washington D.C.

“I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people— for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness. This is good, and pleases God our Savior.” 1 Timothy 2:1-2 This quarter we will be praying for our nation’s capitol, a place in great need of God’s divine intervention and leadership. Washington...

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January 27th, 2017
World’s Largest Torture Porn Studio Shuts Its Doors

We are more than thrilled to hear that after ten years in operation, the torture porn company Kink.com—the largest producer of BDSM porn in the world—will be shutting the doors to its iconic studio in San Francisco. Those who've followed Exodus Cry over the years know we're passionate about the need for Kink.com to be shut down. We've heard first hand the heartbreaking stories of women who have been assaulted...

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January 11th, 2017
Backpage Shuts Down Prostitution Ads Section

This is a historic week for the movement to end trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation! On Jan. 9, Backpage.com, a website notorious for its facilitation of prostitution and sex trafficking finally shut down the “adult” sexual services advertising section of its website. The website, which Polaris Project calls “the world’s top online brothel,” removed the prostitution ads section only hours after a scathing U.S. Senate report concluded that the website...

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December 21st, 2016
Raw, Unscripted Moments with Benjamin Nolot

Benjamin Nolot took a few moments to share some provoking stories that remind us all why we must continue to fight sex trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation. This video was originally broadcast on Facebook Live. It's not too late to help write new stories for those who are bound in sexual exploitation. Your gift today will fuel the changing of laws, transformation of culture, and personal outreach to those who...

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December 13th, 2016
Why You Should Join Us in Houston for the Super Bowl

South Africa. New Orleans. London. Brazil. These are places we've been that remind us of new stories being written. These were destinations for past major sporting events where, just beyond the reach of the lights and the cameras, sexual exploitation was taking place. But more importantly, these are places where lives would be forever changed. For the past few years, Exodus Cry has had the honor of mobilizing outreach teams...

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December 6th, 2016
How to Reach Exploited Women in Your Community

James 1:27 “Religion that is pure and undefiled before God the Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction...” Exodus Cry’s Intervention team reaches individuals exploited in the sex industry in brothels, strip clubs, jails, online venues, and on the streets—one by one. Because we saw a great need, we prayed for ways to strategically multiply our efforts and reach many more sexually exploited women. This is...

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November 9th, 2016
City in Focus: Houston, Texas

As the most populated city in Texas, and the fourth most populated city in the USA, Houston is a bustling metropolis with an enormous demand for prostitution. The word “Houston” was the first word ever spoken from the moon and the city has become world famous for its space and science programs. However, what Houston is not as well known for is its booming “hidden in plain sight” sex industry....

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November 8th, 2016
Our New Film, Liberated: Hookup Culture and the New Sexual Revolution

We're excited to announce that we have nearly completed our next documentary, Liberated: Hookup Culture and the New Sexual Revolution! When we finished our first film, Nefarious: Merchant of Souls, we were haunted by the images of women and children for sale in places all around the world—and the men lining up to purchase them. We wondered, “What kind of society is producing so many men willing to buy a...

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October 26th, 2016
Telling the True Story About Porn

“…How many families will suffer? How many marriages will implode? …How many children will propel, warp-speed, into the dark side of adult sexuality by forced exposure to their fathers’ profanations?” —Pamela Anderson, former Playboy model The above quote, which ponders the devastation of pornography, is by Pamela Anderson—the woman featured on Playboy’s cover more than any other in the magazine’s history. The fact that this statement came from her is...

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October 26th, 2016
Freedom Behind Bars

“… I was in prison and you came to visit me.” Matthew 25:36 (NIV) Where do we locate women who have been sold for sex? There are many answers to this question, but one may come as a surprise. Jails and prisons across the nation are home to thousands of women who have been sexually exploited. In the United States prostitution is illegal, so women (and many transgendered men) on...

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