Skinner visits, sparks discussion of human trafficking

Meaghan McCann

Activists are quick to use facts and figures to catch your eye.  The statistics available about human trafficking, or coercing a person for sexual exploitation or forced labor, are particularly earth-shattering. Such statistics are exactly what E. Benjamin Skinner, prominent economist, journalist and author of “A Crime So Monstrous: Face to Face with Modern Day Slavery,” encourages audiences to move beyond.