June 15th, 2011
08:45 PM ET

'It was a shock to us'

When the Body Shop, the second largest cosmetic chain in the world, discovered how big a problem human trafficking is, it decided to start a campaign to educate its patrons.

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  1. Robert afande

    Yes

    June 16, 2011 at 5:56 am | Reply
  2. michael

    a child sex slave made over 500k for her pimps in cahersiveen kerry ireland before she became a teenager, and was then offered for sale at under 1000 euro. rumours say there are more on ccahersiveen waterville area controlled by the cosa nostra code of silence that all the information i have been given and have no way of checking, my name is secret so please do not publised.

    June 16, 2011 at 2:26 pm | Reply
  3. Abdi

    Such allegations are wrong before the jurry and the judge,so pse let us wait the credibility after the investigation is over.

    June 17, 2011 at 2:27 pm | Reply
  4. Zelda

    Humans enslave fellow human beings and abuse animals and the creation. The reason this planet will have an imminent, violent judgment, not natural ceasing. Those who do nothing about slavery problems are villains. No happiness or peace for evil, selfish species like mankind.

    June 19, 2011 at 9:37 pm | Reply
  5. mike

    so goes the war on drugs and the war on terror they will never win so they become part of legalizing drugs, compromising with the terrorist turn a blind eye to child sex slaves so THEY too can partake

    June 20, 2011 at 6:02 pm | Reply
  6. Worked in Asia

    We should put public pressure on the companies in Asia whose business customs include freely handing out gifts of sexual services to their business guests. Of course, the receiving party's employers deserve public scrutiny as well, especially since a very large number of them are American and European companies.

    Many of the sexual providers involved are young girls (and boys) and because many of these Asian companies are doing so well financially, the sex traffickers they depend on can expect a very steady, and growing, source of demand.

    June 20, 2011 at 6:33 pm | Reply
  7. Heidi Feldman

    I applaud CNN and Demi Moore for committing to this important program. Our small NGO in Nepal, http://www.didiproject.org, has just translated the American book SOLD by Patricia McCormick into Nepali. It describes the plight of a young Nepali girl who is trafficked to India. Hers is the fate of over 15,000 girls every year. The book "BECHIYEKI" is now available in the Nepali language. We are seeking support for buying and distributing this book everywhere in the country to educate girls and their families about being safe and staying in school. Nepali girls deserve to be protected. $1 will buy a book.

    June 21, 2011 at 12:49 am | Reply

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