Being the most prominent part of the sex industry human trafficking is bubbling. In fact just this past month the number of human trafficking that occurred in South Africa, spiked due to the world cup (Barr and Noren 1). With testosterone and hype in the air any male will say yes to a good rump in the sacks. As we know when things are going on outside our borders, we are bound to feel it claws one way or another. In fact in Ohio, many South Korean women are traffickers forced into the sex industry. They travel from Canada to the south of the US in vehicles providing service (Galuszka 1). Not to mention that fact that the closer we get to the south the more Latino prostitutes show up. Many force into the sex industry to gain the ability to stay in the US. In fact some conservatives believe the immigrants are happy and want to be prostitutes as long as there life and status in the US is secure. True some Latino are ok with the condition in which there living but that does not encourage the kids and teens that are trafficked into prostitution. In fact it’s still wron...
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