American Radioworks: Bought and Sold - The New Fight Against Teen Sex Trafficking
Airs Sunday, July 17, at 6 p.m.
****Listener Warning: This subject matter may not be suitable for children.****
Advocates for kids are pushing for a new approach to combating underage prostitution: treating young people caught up in sex trafficking as victims, not delinquents. This documentary looks at how police and lawmakers are increasingly turning to a public health approach to help vulnerable young people break free of sex trafficking. And it explores efforts to stop traffickers and buyers.