A Note from Andy – August

As I write this, I’m sitting at my desk a little groggy after a very late night on the corner of Broadway and Commercial in the Vancouver East Side. You may not know this, but that area is one of the centers of the sex and human trafficking trade in the Lower Mainland. As our workers in the area have discovered, it’s very easy to walk along the street and have a 14 year old boy offer to arrange sex with a 12 year old girl.  As you read that, you may recoil and think “that’s not OUR city” but sadly, it is. (more…)

Posted on August 18, 2011