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Sexual Exploitation- the Legal Debate

 Sexual Exploitation- the Legal Debate

The laws that guide communities to uphold the safety and well-being of all its citizens shouldn’t be ignored, forgotten, or discarded. With a rising awareness of human trafficking, sex trafficking and sexual exploitation included, there continues to be great debate over decriminalization or legalization of the selling of sexual services by a 3rd party, as well as the purchase of sexual services.  Whether a person winds up in the sex trade by choice, circumstance or coercion, there should be laws in place to protect exploited persons and communities from further degradation, violence or abuse.

Sex Trafficking 101

Sex Trafficking 101

We live in a sex-saturated culture and it has become normalized to use one's sexuality to sell products and services, but did you know that sex (itself) is being sold on a daily basis…in Saskatoon, Regina, Calgary, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, you name it- your city? You may not see a prostituted person walking down your street or a pimp going door to door offering services, but it’s happening in plain sight whether you realize it or not...