Chicago: A National Hub for Human Trafficking+ Many Americans think human trafficking couldn’t happen here in the U.S. But more cases are popping up not just in the big cities+Muslim Trafficking Networks Target Coptic Women+Porn’s Link to Human Trafficking+OLIVE OIL PRESERVES MEMORY:associated with Alzheimer’s+TRUMP SUPPORTER STABBED 9 TIMES+MINNEAPOLIS INSTALLS SHARIAH HOTLINE+High profile businessmen and political leaders preying on prostituted boys, mostly white children, in big U.S. cities including Houston, Chicago, and New York
Sex-Trade: Innocence Lost in America’s Heartland
Many Americans think human trafficking couldn’t happen here in the U.S. But more cases are popping up not just in the big cities – but in the heartland.
Film Exposes Porn’s Link to Human Trafficking in US
The film “Sex and Money,” produced by a group of young Christian filmmakers, shows just how serious a problem sex trafficking is inside the U.S.
Behind the Scenes with Heather Sells: Human Trafficking
CBN News Reporter Heather Sells has done extensive reports on the human trafficking fight. Watch as she talks about the women she met on a recent trip to Brazil, along with videographers Brian Sanders and Ben Hallock.
Muslim Trafficking Networks Target Coptic Women
Many Egyptian Christian women fear they’ll be targets for abduction and forced marriage by Muslims. CBN News traveled to Cairo to investigate the trafficking of Coptic women.
What If Porn and Trafficking Are More Connected Than We Think?
What if porn and human trafficking are more linked than we think? Jeff Bethke and RescueFreedom.org explain.
After being manipulated into serving in Vegas’ sex industry, Rebecca Bender speaks out to increase awareness of human trafficking and bring healing to it’s victims.
REMEMBER THIS: OLIVE OIL PRESERVES MEMORY
Preserves ability to learn, reduces conditions associated with Alzheimer’s
TRUMP SUPPORTER STABBED 9 TIMES AFTER POLITICAL RALLY
‘What happened to free speech?’
MINNEAPOLIS INSTALLS SHARIAH HOTLINE FOR ‘HATE SPEECH’ SNITCHES
Citizens encouraged to turn in their neighbors
BIG VICTORY IN OREGON: “MOST DEVIOUS BILL EVER SEEN,” THAT WOULD HAVE ALLOWED DEMENTIA PATIENTS TO BE STARVED, FAILS TO PASS
You might think sex trafficking happens only big-city back alleys, or Third World countries.
You would be wrong.
It’s happening in rural America, and not only to adults. Kids as young as middle-schoolers can be victims. In fact, the average age of a person forced into sex trafficking is 13 to 14.
$150 BILLION HUMAN TRAFFICKING INDUSTRY
Kathy Jackson was a typical college student in the mid-1980s when she went to Chicago for spring break to attend a jazz festival with a group of friends she had met in college.
She did not expect to become trapped in a human trafficking ring for more than three decades
Chicago is known as a “national hub” for human trafficking, owing in part to the ease of traveling here from outside the U.S., the city’s large immigrant population and the robust convention business in the city.
How escaped drug lord Guzman has poisoned the streets of Chicago
As much as 80% of the illegal narcotics in America’s third-largest city come from Guzman’s Sinaloa cartel, said Art Bilek, a retired Chicago detective who spent 60 years in law enforcement.
“Guzman is the reason you’ve got kids fighting over just one corner, and shooting each other,”
“Absolute modern day slavery was occurring in Houston,” FBI spokesperson Shauna Dunlap said.
Girls as young as 14 forced to have sex for money sometimes at gunpoint.
Dr. Tom Philpott was the first researcher to openly describe and decry the pervasive yet hardly discussed issue of boy prostitution in the United States. He
The article “The Case of the Campus Crusader” in Texas Monthly of May 1982 revealed the threats and hatred Tom faced for being strongly outspoken about high profile businessmen and political leaders preying on prostituted boys, mostly white children, in big U.S. cities including Houston, Chicago, and New York. The documentary about Tom’s research, Boys for Sale, is available at http://www.archive.org/details/AV_126_127-BOYS_FOR_SALE
According to a CBS news report of December 20, 2011, titled Philadelphia “Basement of Horrors” 5 charged in hate crime, murder of mentally disabled victims, a group of individuals abducted mentally disabled adults and confined them in a basement, forcing some into prostitution, causing the death of two victims, in a scheme to steal their social security checks.
Chicago: A National Hub for Human Trafficking