Unknowingly becoming a victim of sex trafficking

Sex trafficking is a form of modern slavery that exists globally. It’s one of the most alarming crimes infiltrating the world, but operates in plain sight ­– which forms an invisible prison for the victim. Generally, sex traffickers use violence, threats, lies, debts or other forms of manipulation to force adults and children to engage…

Born in the wrong body

What would you do if everything about yourself was wrong day to day? The way you looked, the way you moved – if you knew something just wasn’t right at all. This is a feeling that a lot of people face worldwide everyday, but when does it get to the point where you know you…

From Drug Lord to TED Talker

Shaun Attwood has lived a life that could span an entire lifetime, but he’s not even 50 yet. He’s been a stock market millionaire, lived a lavish lifestyle many would envy, built up his drug empire, rivalling notorious drug dealers such as ‘Sammy the Bull’ Gravano all that while raving his way through the 90s….

Finding employment after prison

Picture the scenario, you’ve been in prison for the past couple of years for a regrettable drunken offence. Yes, you regret the incident, and yes you wish you’d sobered sooner, but it happened and that’s that. You’ve done your time, now what….? Michaela Booth is leaving the past where it belongs and looking to the…

My killer best friend

What would you do if your best friend murdered someone? Really consider this question, your best friend. How about if you discovered they had schizophrenia which had gone relatively unnoticed before the murder? This is the person who you went on family holidays with as a teenager, the person you had your first cigarette with…

The dead man that kept walking to freedom

Imagine not only being incarcerated for something you didn’t do, but then being condemned to death? In an exclusive interview, Nick Yarris the man in question here has agreed to share his tale with me, and what a tale of injustice it is. For me in normal day to day life, being accused of something…