Multnomah County Library Podcasts
Listen to library events, as well as information about books and other library resources.
Tue, 21 June 2011
About 300,000 youths are trafficked for sex each year nationwide, according to the U.S. Justice Department. When Jessica Richardson was 17 years old she became a victim of this illegal industry and was trafficked throughout the west by her pimp. She's since escaped the life and is a Gresham businesswoman, teaching people how to save money on groceries.
Moderated by Emily Harris, host of Think Out Loud, OPB's daily public affairs talk show.
Recorded at Central Library: June 5, 2011