Modern Day Slavery- Sex Trafficking In Your City

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By legal definition, Sex Trafficking is “The illegal business of recruiting, harboring, transporting, obtaining, or providing a person and especially a minor for the purpose of sex” (Merriam-webster). It is the third largest international crime industry, and according to the U.S Sate Department, Roughly between 600,000 and 800,000 people are being trafficked across international borders every year. It is no surprise that out of those numbers, 80% are females and 50% are children. But even at a minimum, 800,000 is a small number in comparison to the World Wide victims of approximately 20.9 million victims as of 2012 and 1.5 million of those victims are in the U.S. The numbers has since risen as the world population grows. Sex Trafficking is still a major problem across the globe. Sex Trafficking knows no borders and has become a trade so prevalent and lucrative. In this post, I will write about one…

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