Ad Still conjugating that verb or struggling with a reading assignment? Check out Chegg and take advantage of their tutors. You get 30 minutes free!

human trafficking

This page is about the doublespeak term human trafficking

Meaning

the slave trade

For example

  • Human trafficking is a criminal activity that generates over 40 billion dollars in profits annually.

  • This report says our country's police and soldiers are running human trafficking businesses!

Note:
From Wikipedia: "Human trafficking is the trade of humans, most commonly for the purpose of sexual slavery, forced labor or commercial sexual exploitation for the trafficker or others."

Quick Quiz

If you're a victim of "human trafficking", you'll be

a. forced to join a criminal gang

b. bought and sold by criminals

c. treated like a human being

Contributor: Matt Errey