Human Trafficking is Modern Day Slavery

I went to a lecture held in the Memorial Union about Human Trafficking. The thing that most people do not realize is that human trafficking is still happening today and within the United States. This lecture was very interesting and really made me think.

Human Trafficking Flyer

One of the first facts she said was that human trafficking is the second largest criminal industry in the world and that 50% of the victims are children and 80% are women.

Here is a clip of the speakers saying one of her favorite quotes.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yp4PB19-C4Q

 

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