Carpe Diem: Modern-Day Slavery

Airing on CARPE DIEM October 20th -24th , 2014

The 2014 Super Bowl shed some light on the reality of human trafficking in New Jersey, where activists continue to raise awareness on this modern day slavery crime. Whether it be sex slavery or forced labor, this crime can victimize any gender, race, age group, or socioeconomic status. Community leaders have come together to discuss ways of eliminating human trafficking and training community members to become more aware.

Host, Weaam Ali, sits down with Dr. Esmilda Abreu-Hornbostel, director of equity and diversity, who has initiated the campus coalition against human trafficking at Montclair State University, and Dr. Nicole Bryan, director of corporate social responsibility initiatives on campus, who has received a grant from Microsoft to study the role of technology in preventing human trafficking.
This episode was produced and hosted by TVDM major Weaam Aliand directed by TVDM major, Brianna Seneca.

Barring pre-emption, CARPE DIEM airs on the following stations

CABLEVISION Bergen Channel 77: Mondays at 5:00 PM
COMCAST Union Channel 26: Tuesdays at 9:00 PM
CABLEVISION Morris Channel 21: Wednesdays at 5:00 PM
CABLEVISION Paterson Channel 75: Fridays at 6:00 PM
CLIFTON CABLE Channel 77: TBA
EDISON CABLE Channel 15: TBA
MONTCLAIR Channel 34: TBA


http://www.montclair.edu/carpe-diem


Montclair State | New Jersey
10.21.2014

Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem is a broadcast produced by the DuMont Television Center at Montclair State University. Carpe Diem is an award-winning, weekly half-hour magazine show aired on Comcast and Cablevision in Northern New Jersey.