Human trafficking is the trade of humans for the purpose of forced labour, sexual slavery, or commercial sexual exploitation for the trafficker or others. This may encompass providing a spouse in the context of forced marriage, or the extraction of organs or tissues, including for surrogacy and ova removal.
Sexual slavery (sometimes known as sexual exploitation) is attaching the right of ownership over one or more persons with the intent of coercing or otherwise forcing them to engage in one or more sexual activities.
On April 21, 2018, the New York Daily News ran a story that originally appeared on the website seacoastonline.com under the headline, “Former sex trafficking victim speaks out on 7 years of , captivity as warning to youth”; the original story ran under the far less sensational
SEX TRAFFICKING IS A HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATION. Sex trafficking – whether within a country or across national borders – violates basic human rights, including the rights to bodily integrity, equality, dignity, health, security, and freedom from and torture.
Apr 21, 2018 · Actress Allison Mack was arrested on Friday morning and charged with recruiting women into an empowerment group that functioned as a sex trafficking operation. Mack, 35, “recruited women to join what was purported to be a female mentorship group,” said Richard P. Donoghue, U.S. attorney for the
Former Trafficking Victim Serving Life Sentence For Killing Man Who Exploited Her
Foreign women were “brutalized” and expected to earn $800 a day, charges say. Four suspects were charged Wednesday in an expansive sex-trafficking ring that spanned 29 states and “brutalized” foreign women who were expected to earn $800 a day having sex with men. Washington County Attorney Pete
We often hear today about the horrors of sex trafficking, overseas and in the United States. We are appalled at those who would hold women and ren as sex slaves, deny them their human rights, and make them mere objects for sexual pleasure.
Between 100,000- 300,000 ren are trafficked for sex each year, and the majority are Black teens. Jada Pinkett-Smith is working to change this.
U.S. President Donald Trump signs H.R. 1865, the “Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017” at the White House April 11.