Essay Archive - Child Exploitation
What do you think of first when you think of child exploitation? Most likely you think about sweatshops. But in what other ways are children exploited? Kids are used, abused, bruised and broken in numerous ways around the world from slavery to prostitution.
In the UAE, for example, children are taken as infants from their homes in Bangladesh to be used as camel jockeys. When they are too heavy, they are turned loose to die in the desert. Plus, while they are being held captive, they are caged, beaten and starved. Now where are these child rights organizations that are fighting for kids in sweatshops? How can t....