Forced labor in America: Thousands of workers are being held against their will
Vox - 10/22/2014
But researchers are working to answer the question of where labor trafficking is happening in America, and who its victims are. A major new report from the Urban Institute and Northeastern University offers one of the most detailed looks yet at how labor trafficking works. Drawing on the records of hundreds of survivors who managed to escape, the report explains how traffickers force immigrants into labor through threats, debt, and restriction of movement.