6 Facts To Know About Modern-Day Human Trafficking
Human trafficking is a real issue in the United States today. With technology and social media, modern-day human trafficking, globally, has an estimated 71% of enslaved women and girls.
Didn’t know this was still going on? Here are some facts you should know:
1. Human Trafficking Is A Billion Dollar Industry
Human trafficking earns global profits of roughly $150 billion a year for traffickers, $99 billion of which comes from commercial sexual exploitation.
2. Traffickers Prey Vastly On Children
In 2018, over half (51.6%) of the criminal human trafficking cases active in the U.S. were