Sunday, September 23, 2012
Half The Sky by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn is an immensely sobering and absorbing read because it puts the spotlight on the gritty issue of the sex trafficking of women. I'm a quarter through it...
Heavy and stirring it is. Its real life accounts of women coerced and trapped in prostitution illuminates the complexities involved in efforts to liberate these poor women. It also inspires how women, whether victims themselves and/or community heroes, are trying to help others.
Awareness is the first step. I'm not sure what's next...because I'm just learning about a whole lot of world issues demanding our attention.
Stay tuned and continue this journey.
Posted by This is Ed at 9:25 PM