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Shattered Hearts: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of American Indian Women and Girls in Minnesota

General Material
Published Date
August, 2009

This material examines trends in prostitution among Native American women, including age and mode of entry; the factors that facilitate entry, including intergenerational trauma and homelessness; and barriers to exiting the sex trade. Recommendations are provided for future action.