Child Trafficking Victims Fall Prey To Partisan Divisiveness
Upon hearing the term “human trafficking,” most Americans envision foreign nationals who have been smuggled into the United States to engage in sex work within our borders. While this situation is common and grave, it is important for Americans to know that the trafficking of American citizens is on the rise right here at home.
Fits and Starts: Two School-based Approaches to Prevent Sex Trafficking
On a late winter evening about three years ago, Barbara Hernandez stood in front of half a dozen members of the Riley Elementary School Parent Teacher Association in Long Beach, Calif.
Estimating the Size and Structure of the Underground Commercial Sex Economy in 8 Major US Cities
The Urban Institute report explores the size and characteristics of the underground sex economy in eight major US cities using qualitative and quantitative data. Researchers compiled an impressive list of 17 main findings regarding sex trafficking, sex work and child pornography.