By Siddharth Kara
Every 12 months, thousands of girls and kids are kidnapped, deceived, seduced, or bought into compelled prostitution, coerced to provider hundreds of thousands if now not millions of guys earlier than being discarded. those trafficked intercourse slaves shape the spine of 1 of the world's such a lot ecocnomic illicit organisations and generate large gains for his or her exploiters, for in contrast to narcotics, which has to be grown, harvested, subtle, and packaged, intercourse slaves require no such "processing," and will be time and again "consumed."
Kara first encountered the horrors of slavery in a Bosnian refugee camp in 1995. as a consequence, within the first trip of its sort, he traveled throughout 4 continents to enquire those crimes and take inventory in their devastating human toll. Kara made numerous journeys to India, Nepal, Burma, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, the uk, Italy, the Netherlands, Denmark, Albania, Moldova, Mexico, and the us. He witnessed firsthand the sale of humans into slavery, interviewed over 400 slaves, and faced a few of those that trafficked and exploited them.
In this e-book, Kara presents 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 history in finance, economics, and legislation to supply the 1st ever company research of latest slavery all over the world, concentrating on its such a lot ecocnomic and barbaric shape: intercourse trafficking. Kara describes the neighborhood elements and international monetary 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 scale, progress, and profitability of every undefined. ultimately, he identifies the sectors of the intercourse trafficking that might be toughest hit through in particular designed interventions and recommends the categorical criminal, tactical, and coverage measures that will aim those susceptible sectors and support to abolish this type of slavery, as soon as and for all.
The writer will donate a element of the proceeds of this ebook to the anti-slavery association, loose the Slaves.