sex trade http://kalw.org en Trafficked, Part II: Oakland parents organize to protect girls from sex trade http://kalw.org/post/trafficked-part-ii-oakland-parents-organize-protect-girls-sex-trade <p>In East Oakland, the street economy ranges from selling CDs out of your car to braiding hair at bus stops. But the underground marketplace can be a slippery slope to illegal activity, like selling guns, drugs, and sex.</p> Thu, 29 Dec 2011 23:52:29 +0000 Denise Tejada 2944 at http://kalw.org Trafficked, Part II: Oakland parents organize to protect girls from sex trade Trafficked, Part I: Youth Radio's special investigation of child sex trafficking in Oakland http://kalw.org/post/trafficked-part-i-youth-radios-special-investigation-child-sex-trafficking-oakland <p>Child prostitution goes on in America every day and every night &shy;&ndash; despite the efforts of federal, state and local authorities. For more than a year now, <a href="http://youthradio.org" target="_blank">Youth Radio</a> has been investigating child sex trafficking in Oakland. It&#39;s a system of exploitation that&#39;s ensnaring girls across America.</p> Thu, 29 Dec 2011 21:52:29 +0000 Denise Tejada 2941 at http://kalw.org Trafficked, Part I: Youth Radio's special investigation of child sex trafficking in Oakland