Thursday, January 25, 2007
US: CNN's Anderson Cooper Highlights Sex Slavery
US -- CNN's Anderson Cooper 360 highlighted slavery and trafficking throughout the world last night in a segment entitled "Invisible Chains: Sex, work and slavery."
For those of us who daily track sex trafficking this story was not, of course, "news," but reading some of the comments on the 360 blog it is evident that this issue is fresh news to many Americans. Kudos to CNN and Cooper for bringing sex trafficking to primetime.
Last night's story is featured on the 360 blog, as are two additional stories concerning sex trafficking: