“There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.” – Graham Greene, The Power and the Glory
An estimated 27 million people are victims of slavery around the world, according to the U.S. State Department. The buying and selling of humans is a multibillion-dollar global business, ensnaring vulnerable people who are often kidnapped or tricked into the trade.
As a little girls Streypich Loch was raped by her father and later forced into sex slavery in a Cambodian brothel. Now 20 years old she has escaped her own slavery, helps rescues other young girls from the same fate, and gives them a voice on her breakthrough radio show.
To read the rest of this article, An Escape From Sex Slavery, by Abigail Pesta that was originally posted on thedailybeast.com on November 26, 2012, please click on the following link.