News about human trafficking. Commentary and archival information about human trafficking from The New York Times.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe could miss the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics as tensions with Seoul flare anew over World War II-era sex slaves.
Posted: January 12, 2018, 12:36 pm
South Koreans had widely criticized a 2015 deal to end a dispute with Japan over women forced into sexual slavery during World War II.
Posted: January 9, 2018, 9:01 am
Thousands of Nigerians are being returned from Libya after failing to make it to Europe. What will they do now?
Posted: January 8, 2018, 10:29 pm
Criminal activity occurred at dozens of hotels where the city placed homeless families with children last year, investigators found.
Posted: January 4, 2018, 10:20 pm
Elan Seagraves, 34, was also a driver for Uber and Lyft. Both companies said they had terminated his accounts.
Posted: January 3, 2018, 8:27 pm
As 2017 comes to an end we share 13 of our favorite Lens posts of the year.
Posted: December 29, 2017, 5:00 pm
The I.C.C. is strictly symbolic. It might redeem itself by taking up the abuse migrants suffer on their way to Europe.
Posted: December 17, 2017, 8:10 pm
A Legal Aid Society lawyer says residential treatment centers for victims of sex trafficking are often simply “dumping grounds.”
Posted: December 11, 2017, 7:40 pm
We should all know about Sara Kruzan. And Laverne Dejohnette.
Posted: December 7, 2017, 10:45 am
Rehabilitation centers in New York aren’t allowed to lock down the children who live there, which complicates the task of preventing them from returning to danger.
Posted: December 6, 2017, 3:40 pm