Porn and Punishment: The Link Between Porn and Sex Trafficking

Porn and Punishment: The Link Between Porn and Sex Trafficking

Pornhub, one of the world’s largest pornography sites, received an average of 92 million visits per day, according to their annual Year in Review. This number is roughly equivalent to the populations of Canada, Poland, and Australia combined. If statistics like this no longer stagger us, it’s because the campaign to normalize porn culture has been a sweeping success. Even before 2003, when the musical Avenue Q first declared to a theater full of laughter and cheers that “the internet is for porn.”

Does She Know?

Does She Know?

I was sitting across the table in a warm coffee shop on a cold day, the clock was ticking.  I had so many questions, but a language barrier and time were working against me. Within these limitations, how do you tell someone that they are being trafficked if they don’t realize it? How do you build their trust?  What is THE most important thing that you can say at a moment like this?