News about human trafficking. Commentary and archival information about human trafficking from The New York Times.
Teenagers fleeing poverty and hunger in Somalia and Ethiopia must pass through the aptly named “gateway of grief.”
Posted: August 16, 2017, 5:41 pm
Though prostitution was legalized in the Netherlands in 2000, it’s still not considered a regular job.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 9:52 pm
My Red Light aims to let prostitutes have more control over their work, and even train for managerial positions. But some see just another brothel.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 2:30 pm
Wartime sex slavery isn’t a thorny issue just for Japan. In South Korea, it’s still taboo.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 10:23 am
A hard-right group chartered a ship to monitor the rescue of migrants. But when it ran into engine trouble on the Mediterranean, it rejected an offer of help from an aid vessel.
Posted: August 12, 2017, 12:21 am
Marco Minniti, the interior minister, is drawing on his years of government experience to help solve a challenge for his country.
Posted: August 4, 2017, 5:53 pm
Technology companies and digital rights groups say a bill aimed at online predators could potentially infringe on freedom of speech on the internet.
Posted: August 2, 2017, 9:50 pm
Prime Minister Hun Sen accused the group, Agape International Missions, of exaggerating the extent of sex trafficking in a report featured by CNN.
Posted: August 1, 2017, 5:21 pm
The deaths of 10 migrants who had traveled in a tractor-trailer to San Antonio have cast a bright light on a practice known for its danger.
Posted: July 30, 2017, 4:15 pm
After receiving a request from Libya to operate in its waters, Italy hopes to have a freer hand in stemming a rising tide of migrants.
Posted: July 27, 2017, 7:04 pm