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Shedding light on sex trafficking in the U.S.

Many people believe sex trafficking is only an epidemic abroad— but they are wrong. Sex trafficking is a global issue, one that affects the United States just as much as it does countries abroad. New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof … Continue reading

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Pimps use Internet to sell girls

According to Nicholas Kristof’s column on January 25, johns are marketing young girls for sex on backpage.com, which is owned by Village Voice Media. According to the article, “Lauren Hersh, the ace prosecutor in Brooklyn who leads the sex-trafficking unit … Continue reading

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