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Rahayu Saraswati: Fighting in the name of freedom

  • Prodita Sabarini

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, August 28 2012 | 05:00 am

PREMIUM It is one big, open secret that rogue members of the police and armed forces, as well as dirty politicians, in one way or another, allow human trafficking syndicates to operate freely in many cities in Indonesia.

Many women, men and children are forced, mislead, or entrapped into modern day slavery, employed at (among other places) authority-backed bordellos, disguised as karaoke bars and ...