Human Trafficking is like slavery due to the same method of transportation against their will to another country to benefit others. It not only involves women but also men and children, however, it is mostly known for selling women. These victims are usually kidnapped, drugged or raped and then transported to another country to be used as sex slaves. When these victims are taken away, method of extreme violence is used which slavery is the same concept. When they’re being used as sex slaves, the traffickers physically and mentally assault their victims in order to bring down their pride, dignity and ones self worth.
The overwhelming majority of children forced to sell their bodies on the street are girls. Young boys face hardship and abuse as well, but they often fend for themselves to survive. The girls, on the other hand, inevitably fall victim to pimps and organized trafficking networks. (Sher, pg. V) Domestic sex trafficking is the vile new innovative business model used in the sex industry to promote prostitution.
Human trafficking occurs daily, even in America. Human trafficking, when prostitution is involved, is when females are sold for profit to be used for sexual intercourse. Exploiting women for profit against their will creates human rights violations, physical and mental well-being, and being detained unwillingly. Because of the Bill of Rights in America, losing rights becomes a serious issue. When human trafficking is involved, the person has no way to say no due to being forced against their will.
These women and young girls are sold to traffickers, locked up in rooms or brothels for weeks or months, drugged, terrorized, and raped repeatedly” (Walker-Rodriguez & Hill, 2011). It is found that many of the victims of sex trafficking are abducted, recruited, transported and forced into involuntary “sex work”. These sexual acts include prostitution, exotic dancing, pornography, and sexual escort services (McClain & Garrity, 2011). What happens to these sex trafficking victims is extremely traumatizing. Studies have been performed to see whether or not sex trafficking victims suffer from mental disorders upon entering the world post-trafficking.
She states that people often mistake sex trafficking as prostitution but, in sex trafficking the people are always moved and abducted. Victims are often beaten to obey their trafficker. The most basic form of human trafficking is sex trafficking. The earnings of sex trafficking is "five million euroes a day" (Benitez, Ines) Also "most victims of trafficking for the purpose of sexual exploitation in Spai... ... middle of paper ... ...sucked into human trafficking and can't get out of it. They often get into it from people already inside and start their hazardous journey to their death.
In many countries, young women are being kidnapped and subjected to human trafficking for the intention of forced labor, sexual slavery and removal of body parts such as organs and tissues, as well as surrogates or ova removal. Young women who are needed for enforced work are being traded across continents. Forced labor is a generic term for those work relations, in which people are employed against their will by the threat of destitution, detention, violence (including death), lawful compulsion, or other extreme hardship to themselves or to the members of their respective families. Forced labor is a form of human trafficking that can be hard to identify and estimate; it is commonly known as labor trafficking. It may not involve the same criminal networks profiting from transnational trafficking for sexual exploitation.
On top of being raped by several men, these victimized women are being drugged and abused, and possibly even killed. Human trafficking is run by big business holders who think they have the same mind set as the rest of society. They think that by selling women, they are doing good for them, even though it “is a real life horror that has victimized thousands of people across the globe” (K... ... middle of paper ... ...inment Close-Up) that is happening around them each and every day. If we had everyone around the globe come together as one, they would be able to make an end to sex slavery sooner. Human trafficking is an issue that needs to be stopped before it gets too far out of control.
Forrest Bounds Mrs. Karhliker World Literature 13 march 2014 Title Lies, deceit, and abductions; human trafficking victims face either some or both of these methods to steal these men and women away from the lives they have built. Human trafficking is a plague afflicting most modern societies; men, women and children are trafficked for sex slavery and cheap labor against their wills. Often times Children are taken or lured from their homes and men a blackmailed into slave labor for little or nothing. Women and children are trafficked for sexual uses, mainly prostitution. The trafficking of humans is a massive underground industry throughout the United States as well as close to home mainly Chicago and it’s suburbs.
It also leads to their exploitation. Although best known form of human trafficking is sexual exploitation, hundreds of thousands of victims are also trafficked for forced labor, forced labor as domestic servants, child begging, or the removal of organs. Basically, human trafficking means to displace individuals and force them to provide a service against their will.
“Human traffickers often use a Sudanese phrase ‘use a slave to catch slaves,’ meaning traffickers send ‘broken-in girls’ to recruit younger girls into the sex trade” (“55 Little Known” 1). Sex traffickers will often train girls themselves by teaching them sex acts and raping them. Significantly represented as perpetrators, victims, and activists fighting this business, human trafficking is the only crime that occurs across the nation that women can take part in every role. Today, the business of human sex trafficking is way more violent and organized. A victim that has been with her trafficker the longest and earned his trust is known as the bottom.