Writing for God, Fighting Human Trafficking

Linda Rodante

Wanting to know more about human trafficking?

“The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency estimates that 50,000 people are trafficked into or transited through the U.S.A. annually as sex slaves, domestics, garment, and agricultural slaves.
The United States is a destination country for thousands of men, women, and children trafficked largely from Mexico and East Asia, as well as countries in South Asia, Central America, Africa, and Europe, for the purposes of sexual and labor exploitation.

Three-quarters of all foreign adult victims identified during the Fiscal Year (FY) 2008 were victims of trafficking for forced labor. Some trafficking victims, responding to fraudulent offers of employment in the United States, migrate willingly—legally and illegally—and are subsequently subjected to conditions of involuntary servitude or debt bondage at work sites or in commercial sex.

An unknown number of American citizens and legal residents are trafficked within the country, primarily for sexual servitude.
– Adapted from U.S. State Dept Trafficking in Persons Report, June, 2009

Need more information? Check out the articles at this site: http://gvnet.com/humantrafficking/USA.htm

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One comment on “Wanting to know more about human trafficking?

  1. Lecia Otsman
    December 27, 2011

    I like this site so much, saved to fav. “To hold a pen is to be at war.” by Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire.

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