America Ferrera Half the Sky India Sex Trade
WATCH: America Ferrera Examines India's Sex Trade for 'Half the Sky'
By Sugey Palomares | 10/02/2012 - 13:00

America Ferrera explores human trafficking and the sex trade in India for the second part premiere of Half The Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide on PBS.


Read more
Salma Hayek at the La Chispa de la Vida photocall in Berlin in 2012
WATCH: Salma Hayek Directs Human Trafficking Video “Nada”
By Sugey Palomares | 06/19/2012 - 12:59

Human trafficking affects an estimated 20 million people worldwide and Latinos are the largest demographic to fall victim to sex and labor trafficking cases. Thirty-seven percent of Latinos are sex trafficked and 56 percent are labor trafficked victims in the U.S., according to the Department of Justice. Within the percentage of citizens being trafficked for forced prostitution in the U.S., most are Latinas under the age of 25.


Read more