Letter to the U.S. Department of State

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Ann Jordan, J.D., Baerbel Heide Uhl, Dipl.-Pol., Alice Miller, J.D., Bridget Anderson, Ph.D., Julia O'Connell Davidson, Bsc, PhD, et al.
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2005

Letter to the U. S. Department of State. This letter, signed by nine researchers from around the globe and addressed to Ambassador John Miller, provides a response to the facts listed in the Department of State's Fact Sheet on Prostitution and Trafficking, released in 2004. In this letter, the signatories discuss the problems with the fact sheet and it's conclusions,

Contents includes:
• Quoted statistics on numbers and types of persons trafficked that cannot be confirmed in legitimate studies of trafficking.
• Lack of real basis for statements that legalized prostitution increases demand and numbers of women and children trafficked for commercial sex slavery.
• Questioning the methodologies and generalizations contained in the cited studies.

You can download this 5 page PDF resource above. This resource is in English.