Archive for August 2nd, 2014

The (hopefully) Unforgotten

filipino-comfort-women-ap 20130313_seoulbeats_comfortwomenDear Friends For Life:    In April of this year, Pope Francis condemned human trafficking, calling it a crime against humanity. Today female prostitution comprises 70% of human trafficking, a multi-billion-dollar industry. During World War II prostitutes were labeled as “comfort women” in the East. Over 200,000 women, mostly from Korea but also from China, Indonesia, the Philippines and Taiwan, served Japanese soldiers in “comfort stations”. Continue reading