Thursday, February 12, 2009

"The female of the species..."

I have never underestimated the potential for cruelty from women, and how easily it evolves from the bullies in school. Here is an inevitable example.

Women the new pimps in human trafficking trade
Yuko Narushima
February 13, 2009
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WOMEN are emerging as the pimps of the global trade in humans with a third of countries reporting more female traffickers than male, a United Nations study shows.
The first international report into the scope of human trafficking, published yesterday, found a disproportionate number of female perpetrators, more than in any other crime, selling other women into slavery in countries including Australia.