Here are some disturbing facts about human trafficking in
One out of three kids under 18 who end up on the streets will be lured or forced into prostitution within 48 hours, according to national estimates.
Girls as young as 12 and boys as young as 11 are coerced into prostitution daily.
About 300,000 American youths are currently at risk to be trafficked yearly for sexual exploitation, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
These numbers mean that
I spent a week on the streets in
I fell in love with those kids. Walked them to sign up for pre-natal and talked them down off bad trips. I ate out of the same trash cans they did, spent the nights listening to their stories sitting in