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'Pick an apartment block in parts of Dublin and you'll find a brothel': The rise of the Irish vice industry
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# Exploited

'Pick an apartment block in parts of Dublin and you'll find a brothel': The rise of the Irish vice industry

Mar 12th 2017, 8:30 PM 69,705 Views 109 Comments

Children as young as 14 are being used for sex in Ireland.

Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers
# Comfort Women
# Comfort Women

Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers

Dec 28th 2015, 2:30 PM 16,330 Views 17 Comments

The Korean women were forced into military-run brothels.

World War II sex slaves and their fight for justice
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# Comfort Women

World War II sex slaves and their fight for justice

Dec 27th 2015, 3:38 PM 18,601 Views 9 Comments

There’s continued tension between Japan and South Korea over the ‘comfort women’.

Judge rules couple accused of sex slavery can be named
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

Judge rules couple accused of sex slavery can be named

Jan 31st 2014, 6:11 PM 23,771 Views 0 Comments

The two are accused of a number of offences against the women – one of whom has a severe learning disability.

Kidnapper of Ohio women accepts sentence of more than 1,000 years
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# Ariel Castro

Kidnapper of Ohio women accepts sentence of more than 1,000 years

Jul 26th 2013, 4:40 PM 20,289 Views 77 Comments

Ariel Castro pleaded guilty to his crimes and accepted a life sentence, avoiding the death penalty.

Japanese mayor: Wartime sex slaves were 'necessary'
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# Japan

Japanese mayor: Wartime sex slaves were 'necessary'

May 14th 2013, 9:29 AM 22,781 Views 62 Comments

The controversial mayor claimed that the forced prostitution of approximately 200,000 women during World War II was necessary to “maintain discipline” in the ranks.

Chinese man 'imprisoned six women underground as sex slaves'
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# Sex Slaves

Chinese man 'imprisoned six women underground as sex slaves'

Sep 23rd 2011, 8:15 AM 1,986 Views 3 Comments

The man has been arrested amid reports he killed two of the women, after withholding food to keep them weak.