Over on the IWF homepage, Halima Karzai has a new article about human trafficking.  As Halima points out, this isn’t just an international issue — human trafficking is also happening here in the United States:

When most people hear about human trafficking, they picture a victim somewhere in a far-away country. However, an estimated 15 to 18 thousand victims are trafficked right here, into the United States from other countries. This does not even include the millions trafficked within national borders every year, which include American women, girls, and children.

More here.