19 May The ‘Racialization’ of Sex Trafficking in America
Dr. Mehlman-Orozco’s latest article in The Crime Report explores the racialization of sex trafficking in America. Sex trafficking was once referred to as “White Slavery” and as the term connotes, the legal application was racialized. American efforts to combat trafficking were initially used to support segregation practices and anti-miscegenation laws. Read more here.