Did you know -
Gender Violence (the sexual abuse of womena nd children) is the leading factor of global poverty?
The average age of (female) entry to the commercial sex industry is 12 years old.
An estimated 18,000 foreign nationals are trafficked into the U.S. each year. The number of U.S. citizens trafficked within our own borders are even higher, with an estimate of more than 200,000 American children at high risk for trafficking into the sex industry each year.
Child trafficking, child pornography, and international sex tourism now generates billions of dollars a year worldwide.
70% of men ages 18-28 regularly view porn.
So yeah, I'd say we have a serious problem on our hands.
Currey Creek Church in Boerne will be hosting a Human Trafficking event on Sunday April 10th from 5 - 7:30PM. Come learn from Kirsta Melton - the deputy criminal chief of the human trafficking and transnational/organized crime unit of the Office of the TX Attorney General.
It's gonna be good, y'all.
[Stats from JesusSaidLove.com]
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