Mexican author, journalist and activist Lydia Cacho talks to Fusion’s Jorge Ramos about the dangers of human trafficking, slavery and the thriving international sex trade. These are topics she’s written about extensively, including in her book “Slavery Inc: The Untold Story of International Sex Trafficking.”
The International Labour Organization estimates that there are around 21 million victims of human trafficking worldwide. Cacho says many of these victims are underage.
“Clients of prostitution around the world, they are looking for younger and younger women,” Cacho told Ramos.
Cacho also reveals how her investigation into this subject matter has put her in danger many times.