Laila Mickelwait is the Director of Abolition for Exodus Cry, the President and Founder of New Reality International. and co-author of The XXX Factor How Porn is Changing Our World and What We Can Do About It. She has provided consultation and advocated for legislative reform to various legislative bodies and to policymakers in numerous countries concerning trafficking, prostitution and pornography. Laila’s writing and speaking have been published in outlets such as The New York Post, BBC News, The Washington Post, The Guardian, and others. She received her Master of Public Diplomacy degree from the Annenberg School of Communications and the Dornsife School of International Relations at the University of Southern California in conjunction with the U.S. Department of State.