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How Young Women Get Caught Up in Sex Work

A new eye-opening study from the Urban Institute breaks down the sex work industry in the U.S. Looking at six major cities — Miami, D.C., Denver, Atlanta, Dallas and San Diego — researchers look at how young women are recruited into the industry, the power pimps have economically and emotionally and the high rate of sexual assault among female workers. 

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