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The Essential Abolitionist, by John Vanek, provides answers to the most often asked questions about human trafficking & modern slavery.
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    THE ESSENTIAL ABOLITIONIST!
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    THE ESSENTIAL ABOLITIONIST BOOK CLUB!
    This is a no-brainer if you want to make a difference by getting others to discuss and understand human trafficking!
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    THE MOBILIZATION SUPPORT PACKAGE!
    Are you currently part of an abolitionist group or have the passion to get involved in responding to human trafficking? This level will help you make a difference!
    - Five (5) SIGNED, pre-release paperback copies of The Essential Abolitionist.
    - A one-hour Skype consultation. We can discuss any aspect of human trafficking you like: your anti-trafficking project; how to enhance your collaboration with others; how to develop the knowledge, skills and traits needed in the fight against human trafficking, or anything else you choose. You can invite as many friends as you like to join us. (Skype calls, February – April 2016)
    - An invitation to vote for the book cover.
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    - You or your organization’s name will be included in the Acknowledgements section and your support in the fight against human trafficking will be seen by everyone!
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    THE ABOLITIONIST MULTIPLIER!
    Leverage your audience! The most effective way to make a difference is to educate as many people as possible at the same time. I’ll come to you and deliver The Essential Abolitionist Program. Together we will educate and inspire as many people as you can put into one place; perfect for conferences, colleges and universities, faith and civic groups. This is a great way to visibly promote your organization’s role in the fight against human trafficking. You can even make it a public event.
    REWARD UPDATE: In addition to the rewards below, half of all book sales at The Essential Abolitionist program will be donated to the host organization or another organization of your choice!
    - Ten (10) signed pre-release paperback copies of The Essential Abolitionist.
    - I’ll travel anywhere within the United States and Canada to present The Essential Abolitionist Program to your audience. This 90-minute program covers the most critical concepts to understanding human trafficking and allows time for Q&A. (Programs delivered February - October 2016; this gives you time to plan.)
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