By Siddharth Kara
Every 12 months, millions of ladies and kids are kidnapped, deceived, seduced, or bought into pressured prostitution, coerced to carrier 1000's if no longer millions of fellows prior to being discarded. those trafficked intercourse slaves shape the spine of 1 of the world's so much ecocnomic illicit firms and generate large earnings for his or her exploiters, for not like narcotics, which needs to be grown, harvested, subtle, and packaged, intercourse slaves require no such "processing," and will be many times "consumed."
Kara first encountered the horrors of slavery in a Bosnian refugee camp in 1995. hence, within the first trip of its type, he traveled throughout 4 continents to enquire those crimes and take inventory in their devastating human toll. Kara made a number of journeys to India, Nepal, Burma, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, the uk, Italy, the Netherlands, Denmark, Albania, Moldova, Mexico, and the USA. He witnessed firsthand the sale of people into slavery, interviewed over 400 slaves, and faced a few of those that trafficked and exploited them.
In this booklet, Kara offers a riveting account of his trip into this unconscionable undefined, sharing the relocating tales of its sufferers and revealing the surprising stipulations in their exploitation. He attracts on his heritage in finance, economics, and legislation to supply the 1st ever enterprise research of latest slavery all over the world, concentrating on its so much ecocnomic and barbaric shape: intercourse trafficking. Kara describes the neighborhood elements and international fiscal forces that gave upward thrust to this and different kinds of recent slavery during the last 20 years and quantifies, for the 1st time, the dimensions, progress, and profitability of every undefined. ultimately, he identifies the sectors of the intercourse trafficking that may be toughest hit by means of particularly designed interventions and recommends the categorical criminal, tactical, and coverage measures that may goal those susceptible sectors and aid to abolish this kind of slavery, as soon as and for all.
The writer will donate a component to the proceeds of this e-book to the anti-slavery association, unfastened the Slaves.