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Human Trafficking

Friday, February 19, 2010

President Obama's Ambassador-at-Large in the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking In Persons, Luis CdeBaca speaks about the global human trafficking problem. Benjamin Skinner, author of A Crime So Monstrous: Face-to-Face with Modern-Day Slavery and a Fellow at the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard's Kennedy School, adds his perspective on the Haiti link in the global human trafficking chain.

Guests:

Luis CdeBaca and Benjamin Skinner

Comments [10]

john from office

Where are the big mouths, Jackson, Al, Baron, too busy making money. I find it interesting that no reparations are asked for.!!!

Feb. 19 2010 02:41 PM
Terrence from Los Angeles

Great work again by Ben Skinner.

John, That's not true. Emmitt Smith, Maurice Greene and many other blacks support good organizations such as Free The Slaves that work to end slavery worldwide, including black on black slavery and modern day slavery.

Feb. 19 2010 01:01 PM
the truth!! from BKNY

John from the gutter: What black on black slavery are speaking about? Be specific and what are whites doing about white on white slave trafficking? Lotta blondes going missing these days.

Feb. 19 2010 11:53 AM
john from office

Where are all the black activist on the issue of black on black slavery, modern day slavery. In total silence.

Feb. 19 2010 10:51 AM
hjs from 11211

ed
is the birth control pill also a crime?

Feb. 19 2010 10:46 AM
hjs from 11211

Ed
one is about living people the other is about collects of cells but nice try. i think most intelligent people know which is a crime

Feb. 19 2010 10:39 AM
Tara from Manhattan

I completely agree w/Uos!

Feb. 19 2010 10:36 AM
bruce

Well there's a mideast country that is a leader in the trafficking of Eastern European woman.Can your guest shed some light on this??

Feb. 19 2010 10:36 AM
Uos from Queens

oh geesus ed h.

what a self righteous statement. go adopt some orphans instead of trying to prevent women from getting medical care.

seriously. you're horrific.

Feb. 19 2010 10:27 AM
Ed H. from Larchmont, NY

It's interesting how horrified we are about human trafficking, as we should be, but we aren't horrified at abortion nor about embryonic stem cell research. Yet all are horrific.

Feb. 19 2010 08:09 AM

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