“Violence against women is perhaps the most shameful human rights violation. And it is perhaps the most pervasive. It knows no boundaries of geography, culture, or wealth. As long as it continues, we cannot claim to be making real progress towards equality, development, and peace.” —UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, 1999
Just as slavery is not limited to blacks, “white” slavery is not limited to whites, nor is it limited to adults or females. The term white slavery refers to sex slavery or prostitution.
Advocates for the abolition of white slavery:
“For God’s Sake Do Something!” – Gen Booth