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What the Sex Trade Means for Black Women: A Legacy to Confront

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In a Black History Month installment for At the Edge of the Margins, CATW’s Medium publication, Executive Director Taina Bien-Aimé reflects on the legacy of U.S. slavery and today’s sex trade. For Black and Indigenous women in particular, commodification and dehumanization did not end with the Emancipation Proclamation.


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