Human Trafficking Is A Big Epidemic Essay

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Human trafficking is a big epidemic in today 's society. There have been many cases everyday that been on the news or that we read in the new york times or daily news, indicate that someone was caught human trafficking. So what is human trafficking? Well human trafficking is the act of moving someone or keeping someone against their will. This definition was built over history leading up to modern times. Before we get into the modern times of human trafficking I will like to take it back to the African American slave trade. According to the history of human trafficking “it states that since the American and European continents were involved as buyers and the different African groups were both items of trade and middlemen. It is the first known international flow of human trafficking.” Well according to that quote is basically say that the very first case of human trafficking was founded back in an time where African were brought by master and sold. Also in that same article it stated “ however prior to the first law against slavery by the British in 1807, this trade was both legal and government- tolerated.” that quote basically mean is even though there are or were law banned these thing from happening it still happen. When I say that I mean just like back then their were human trafficking ,there are still cases of human trafficking in today 's society. So just like modern day , human trafficking was happening in the African slave trade. The next part is the…

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