EP04 – Buyers

EP04 – Buyers

Prostitution is not the oldest profession it is the oldest oppression. Yes, there are outliers out there that make their living selling their body for sex, but as a country we must stop focusing on this small percentage and start focusing on the children being sold as...
EP04 – Buyers

EP03 – Breaking

The breaking phase occurs when a trafficker introduces his victim into “the life”. For some this can be very violent, including gang rapes, for others it may be giving an illicit massage to one of the predator’s friends. Shame is often used to maintain power and...
EP04 – Buyers

EP02- Grooming

Trafficking can be difficult to identify, especially in it’s earliest stages. Often a pimp/trafficker will act like a boyfriend and groom his victims into the life by gaining emotional control over them as they fall in love with him. It can be tricky to see the...
EP04 – Buyers

EP01 – Assessment & Recruitment

EP01 – Assessment & Recruitment Assessment and recruitment is the first phase in the cycle of sex trafficking. Below you will find the statistic referenced throughout the episode. – Average age of entry into the sex trade is 15 years old, with 1 in 6...
EP04 – Buyers

EP00 – Free the Oppressed

        EP00 – Free the Oppressed Guardian Group’s mission is to prevent and disrupt the sex trafficking of women and children while enabling partners to identify victims and predators in the United States. A veteran operated nonprofit with 10 years in the...