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Pimp City


A town of just ten thousand people, Tenancingo has thrived for the past half-century thanks to a lucrative family business. Grandfathers passed the trade down to fathers, and fathers in turn, to their sons — that business is sex trafficking. … Continue reading

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400 Portland kids trapped in human trafficking


“…The data confirms that we have a devastating epidemic of child sex trafficking within our community – an epidemic that demands action…”   Read More

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9 Things You Should Know About Human Trafficking


Human trafficking has been identified as the largest human rights violation in the history of mankind. Here are nine things you should know about modern-day slavery.   Read More

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Thai woman held for trafficking Myanmar girls


THAILAND – Police yesterday announced the arrest of a Thai woman suspected of human trafficking and the rescue of 13 Myanmar women – including a 16-year-old and three girls under 18 – allegedly lured into sex work at a Ranong … Continue reading

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NBCNews.com: ‘Modern-day slavery’: State Dept. says millions of human trafficking victims go unidentified


Only about 40,000 victims of human trafficking have been identified in the past year, the report said, based on information obtained from governments around the world.   Read More

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Human Trafficking: Growing Problem for Central Valley


Police say human trafficking has been a big problem and it’s not just happening in rural areas, but on prominent streets in Fresno.   Read More

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Survivor of Sex Trafficking Speaks Out as Battle Against Crimes Continues


An attention-grabbing mural on the side of an auto body repair shop on the edge of downtown Los Angeles has an surprising message: it depicts a young woman and states “I am a survivor of sex trafficking.”   Read More

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Students teach each other about human trafficking epidemic


While Hudson High School students Christina Joyce and Olivia Andrade knew of the growing epidemic of human trafficking, the pair got a first-hand look last summer at the horrific consequences of that trade. Read More

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Women sex trafficking other women: the problem is getting worse


Ever since Cynthia Payne became famous for accepting Luncheon Vouchers in lieu of sexual services in the 1987 hit film Personal Services, the female pimp has been glamorised and made to seem benign. But women who trade in women can be … Continue reading

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The Power of Survivor Voices on Human Trafficking


….. “Be a true American Idol by contributing to our efforts to end trafficking,” Rachel said. Read More

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