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Three Arrested, Accused of Human Trafficking of a Juvenile
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, Human Trafficking, prostitution )

- 1293 days ago -
BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Three Gulf Coast residents were arrested Friday by Biloxi Police and charged with human trafficking of a juvenile.
Arutz Sheva: Genderist MKs on the Warpath: MK Hazan Is 'a Pimp'
World  (tags: Israel, Aretz Sheva, Deputy Knesset Speaker, MK Oren Hazan, prostitution, sex trafficking, gambling, Bulgaria, accusations )

- 1438 days ago -
"It is unacceptable that a person who, according to the media reports, served as a pimp for prostitutes, and apparently mediated between them and the casino clients, will serve in a representative role as Deputy Knesset Speaker."
Rohingya Women Exploited as Drug Mules and Prostitutes
World  (tags: Rohingya, refugees, plight of Rohingya, exploitation, prostitution, drug mules, victims )

- 1457 days ago -
The Rohingya are one of the most persecuted races today. With no legal status, if they get arrested and imprisoned it is more onerous for unregistered Rohingyas to acquire adequate and fair representation.
The Korean Grandmothers Who Sell Sex
World  (tags: Korea, elderly, women, sex, prostitution, economy, ethics, society )

- 1802 days ago -
Koreans could once be sure that their children would look after them in their old age, but no longer - many of those who worked hard to transform the country's economy find the next generation has other spending priorities.
Underage Girls Are Egypt's Summer Rentals
World  (tags: world, violence, children, women's rights, Egypt, prostitution, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, society, politics, world )

- 2112 days ago -
Each year, in El Hawamdia and other impoverished rural communities across Egypt, thousands of girls between the ages of 11 and 18 are sold by their parents to wealthy, much older Gulf Arab men under the pretext of marriage. The sham nuptials may last from
Human Trafficking, Prostitution Thrive in Afghanistan
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, trafficking, Prostitution )

- 2396 days ago -
Thousands of Afghan girls and boys are trafficked into neighboring countries and sold into slavery each year. Though it is taboo, prostitution is alive and thriving - at the cost of those forced to work in it.
Mother Held for Forcing Daughter Into Prostitution
World  (tags: Prostitution, Crime )

- 2879 days ago -
In a shocking incident, a woman was arrested in Punjab's Phagwara for allegedly forcing her 13-year-old daughter into prostitution. Along with the accused, a beauty parlour owner has also been taken to custody. The victim claimed that she had been raped..
The Battle Against Sex Trafficking: Sweden Vs. Denmark
World  (tags: interesting, politics, government, sex trafficking, prostitution, women's rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humans, humanrights, world, europe, ethics, news, society )

- 2968 days ago -
That stark difference may explain why Sweden is being hailed as a model of how to combat sex trafficking, while Denmark has been called the "Brothel of Scandinavia."
Should Prostitution Be Legalised in India?
World  (tags: Prostitution, Sex Workers, India, Law, Legalisation )

- 3054 days ago -
The so-called 'hollow life' of sex workers does not last beyond 10 years after which they end up as completely impoverished on city streets. The result of legalising prostitution is more security and rights for sex workers.
Make Prostitution in Germany Illegal ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, women, prostitution, Germany, protection )

- 3163 days ago -
Prostitution is legal in Germany. Prostitutes may work as regular employees with contract, though the vast majority work independently. Brothels are registered businesses that do not need a special brothel license; if food and alcoholic drinks are
Tell Hilton to Prevent Child Prostitution in Their Hotels - Take Action !!
World  (tags: children, prostitution, prevention, Hilton Hotel, watch, petition, )

- 3210 days ago -
Consumerist named the Hilton in Washington DC the third most prostitution-friendly hotel in the city, based on the phone record of the DC Madme. Companies like Hilton have the power to help prevent the forced prostitution of children on their watch.
China's Wife Shortage Threatens to Increase Human Trafficking
World  (tags: China, women, human trafficking, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', enslaved, commercial sex, prostitution, crime )

- 3407 days ago -
Over the next decade, China will become a nation of bachelors, as the gender gap grows to 24 million more marriage-eligible men than women
SC Tells Govt to Legalise Sex Trade to Curb Trafficking
World  (tags: Prostitution, Supreme Court, New Delhi, Sex )

- 3446 days ago -
The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre whether it could legalise prostitution if it wasn't possible to curb it.
Police Identify 7 Slain Women Found in February
World  (tags: government, New Mexico, police, crime, death, murder, drugs, prostitution, women, sadness )

- 3600 days ago -
(CNN) -- New Mexico authorities have identified seven of 11 slain women whose remains were discovered several months ago in shallow graves in west Albuquerque, but have yet to identify a suspect in their killings, police told CNN on Thursday.
CEDAW: Discord Likely Over Ratifying UN Women's Rights Pact
World  (tags: world, women, CEDAW, UN, rights, abortion, prostitution, sexual slavery, discrimination, oppression, government, politics, freedoms, honor killings, stoning, lashes )

- 3721 days ago -
A global women's rights treaty completed 30 years ago has a better-than-ever chance for U.S. Senate ratification this year, yet the hunt for the needed 67 favorable votes is likely to incur the wrath of activists on both the left and right.

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