Psychologist Elizabeth Kübler-Ross identified five stages the mind goes through when faced with overwhelming information: Denial, Anger, Bargaining, Depression, Acceptance.
So if I start talking about a paedophile paying $25 to have sex with a child slave, a child as young as six, a child like your own, you’ll probably feel an overwhelming urge to click off this page.
If you’re still here, you’re probably getting really angry…
Now you’re thinking, “The problem’s just too big. I can’t do anything about it. What’s the point?
Shed a tear, accept it, now we can change it. Abraham Lincoln got past it, Nelson Mandela kept going, we will too.
The fact is, child trafficking, child slavery, child exploitation – whatever you want to call it – is just business for organized crime. We’re not going to address the sociopathic behaviour behind it; we accept it. Then we can turn it against them.