Episode Info

A three-part series about global gender oppression and human-rights violations begins with the trafficking of children in the U.S., where the Justice Department estimates as many as 300,000 children are at risk of being sold into sexual slavery. Included: a former child prostitute, who was sold at age 12 to a pimp by her mother; the work of My Life My Choice founder Audrey Morrissey; and the efforts of Cook County (Ill.) Sheriff Tom Dart to crack down on men who purchase sex.