Mordern Day Slavery

One of today's most major forms of Modern Day Slavery in the United states is Human Trafficking.

The National Human Trafficking Resource Center has had a an increased percent of 259% increase in calls between 2008 and 2012. In five years, the NHTRC received reports of 9,298 unique cases of human trafficking. Women were referenced as victims in 85% of sex trafficking cases, and men in 40% of labor trafficking cases. The three most common forms of sex trafficking reported to the hotline involved pimp-controlled prostitution, commercial-front brothels, and escort services. Labor trafficking was most frequently reported in domestic work, restaurants, peddling rings, and sales crews.

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