Jennifer K. Pro is a human trafficking expert, advocate and victim support specialist. She has a masters degree in gender studies with a focus on human trafficking and human rights. Laurie Smolenski is a freelance writer and community organizer for immigrants in New York City. She has a master’s degree in international relations with a focus on women’s rights.
Lurid crimson lights illuminate six women dancing in the windows of Amsterdam’s Red Light District. Scantily clad bodies pulse to high-volume dubstep as a crowd begins to gather.More
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