Those shoes are a painful reminder of how she was coerced into selling her body for sex by an older man she hoped would become her boyfriend. Instead, she worked long hours in hotel rooms where she would service up to 20 men a night. (here)
This girl is 17. There are countless others like her.
There is nothing much that Backpage can do to about the decline of morality in America, but what it can do is to not foster a place for it to take place.
I hope that God goes all Old Testament on those who are refusing to protect the children… or, I hope that Jesus gets his millstone out.
- Goldman Sachs’ Investment Supports Sex Trafficking (loans.org)
- How pimps use the Web to sell girls (ndtv.com)
- I am NOT Alissa … Alissa via Change.org (point4counterpoint.wordpress.com)
- Is this the end of Backpage.com? (bazaardaily.com)