Modern Day Slavery Essay

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Modern Day Slavery Human Sex Trafficking Today, human sex trafficking is the most common form of modern day slavery. It’s domestic and foreign and most of the victims are millions of females and children. Sex trafficking is also the fastest growing business and is the third largest criminal activity after drugs and violence. Most of the sex trafficking occurs internationally including 3rd world countries including places such as South and Southeast Asia, Soviet Union, Central and South America, and also the Middle East, Europe, and North America. Research also indicates that and estimated 293,000 American youths currently are at risk of becoming victims. Source Citation Hill, Rodney, and Amanda Walker-Rodriguez. "Human sex trafficking." The FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin Mar. 2011: 1+. Gale Power Search. Web. 22 Aug. 2011. Document URL http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?&id=GALE%7CA252194508&v=2.1&u=nm_s_lacuevahs&it=r&p=GPS&sw=w Gale Document Number: GALE|A252194508 Sorry About That Alabama has recently passed separate resolutions apologizing for slavery. They also encourage us to remember the history slavery, Jim Crow Laws, and modern day slavery to ensure that these tragedies will not be forgotten nor repeated. Some white republicans had opposed against it thinking that reparations would be demanded in return. Legislatures in Virginia, Maryland and North Carolina have passed similar apologies. For one of the two resolutions to become a law, the other chamber must accept it and the governor must sign it. Source Citation "Sorry about that." The Christian Century 124.10 (2007): 7. Gale Power Search. Web. 22 Aug. 2011. Document URL http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?&id=GALE%7CA164221182&v=2.1&u=nm_s_lacuevahs&it=r&p=GPS&sw=w Gale Document Number: GALE|A164221182 The Travesty Of Human Trafficking The

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