October 25, 2013 --
While many celebs are advocates against human trafficking Rihanna is supporting it
Media Expert and family and child advocate Dr. Ted Baehr, founder and chairman of the Christian Film & Television Commission (R), an advocacy group in Hollywood, speaks out about Rihanna’s vulgar tweet: “Most times these female show performers are held in captivity against their will and are sold into slavery at such young ages they don’t live past the age of 20, due to working conditions and highly-addictive drugs used to keep them enslaved.”
According to The Guardian On September 20 Rihanna tweeted to some 32 million followers about a female performer from an illegal sex show she attended in Phuket, Thailand. “Embarrassed Thai officials” claimed they used the tweet to arrest the owner of the bar whom they had been wanting to apprehend, but previously did not have enough evidence.
Nicholas Kristof of the New York Times, and wife Sheryl Wudunn, have dedicated their life work to fighting sex trafficking, taking American actresses Eva Mendez, Meg Ryan, Diane Lane, Gabrielle Union, and America Ferrera overseas to film the PBS documentary “Half the Sky” (2012) exposing the oppression of women worldwide.
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