Human Trafficking: A Permanent Evil


(From The Polaris Project)  “Human trafficking, a form of modern-day slavery, is one of the most wide-spread and egregious violations of human rights in our world today. Traffickers and pimps use tactics that are almost unthinkable to lure, control, and compel their victims into forced labor or commercial sex acts. These abusers use violence, threats, false promises, and the illusion of love to slowly break down their victim’s sense of humanity over time. They feed off our vulnerabilities, our need for care and love and affection – and use them against their victims. I can think of nothing perhaps more evil than preying off the emotional and psychological vulnerabilities of another human being to exploit and profit off of them. But sadly this happens every day, in just about every city, all over the world.”

Read More:  http://www.blog.polarisproject.org/2012/05/25/a-permanent-evil/

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