The Epitaph

Modern slavery: sex trafficking in Bay Area on the rise

Modern slavery: sex trafficking in Bay Area on the rise

By Saanvi Thakur

February 11, 2020

There was a time when slavery was conventional and it took America over 200 years to abolish this institution. Today, the idea of owning slaves — for any purpose — seems absurd and is rejected by our contemporary society. However, this is an exception in the Bay Area, one of the largest epicen...