It was really traumatic, of course. Asetoyer is well aware that Native American women are 2. While there was widespread media coverage of the rise of sex trafficking in the Bakken, discussion of its impact on Native girls and women was limited. In support of this occasion, the Human Trafficking Search weekly blog seeks to examine areas of the human trafficking crisis that do not typically make the headlines. The prevalence of sex trafficking of Native Americans is not solely based on the multiple risk factors associated with the community; it is, in many ways, a continuation of the marginalization of Native populations in the United States. Additionally, there have been a number of allegations of trafficking Native babies for adoptionmost notably a Supreme Court case Adoptive Couple vs. Submit a Resource We depend on the anti-trafficking community to keep our resource hub up to date.
As with all human trafficking, the covert nature of the crime makes statistics difficult to ascertain.
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Given the above statistical data and the historical roots of violence against Native women, the level of human trafficking given the sparse data collected can only equate to the current epidemic levels we face within our tribal communities and Nations. She is now an advocate for young women in Anadarko, Oklahoma. Bones can only be measured and interpreted so many ways, while genes usually make a more concrete case. Who is the New Jamestown Skeleton? Accessibility links Skip to article Skip to navigation.