This blog focuses on sex trafficking of Native Americans, highlighting Lisa Brunner of the National Indigenous Women's Resource Center. The history of sexual slavery in the United States is the history of slavery for the purpose of Native American women were often captured to be traded, sold, or taken as wives As early as the s, Christopher Columbus established trade in sex slaves on Hispaniola, which included sex slaves as young as nine years old.
Domestic sex trafficking is the commercial sexual exploitation of American women and children within U.S. borders for money or other compensation such as. A survey shows 94 percent of the women interviewed, all of whom identified as American Indian or Alaska Native, reported they had.
Native American women lead a women's march in Seattle in AP 94 percent reported being raped or coerced into having sex and Native American women and teens across the continental U.S. and Alaska are being coerced and groomed into prostitution by out-of-town sex.