Prax(us)' Magalie Lerman turns history of exploitation into outreach

Editor's note: This is the latest profile in Kelsey Whipple's ongoing series highlighting local political activists.

The first time Magalie Lerman knew she had a drug problem was not the first time she overdosed. Nor did she realize the second time. Today, Lerman is two and a half years sober and the co-director of Prax(us), an anti-human trafficking nonprofit that works frequently with homeless youth, much like the organizations that helped her intermittently throughout the previous years.

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