“The perpetrators think they are invisible, but we proved that they are anything but.” Although more than 20,000 people attempted to solicit Sweetie, her creators pointed out that only six WCST predators have ever been convicted of a crime.
A Filipina "comfort woman" wipes away a tear during a January protest in Manila.
“While the fake girl chatted with the real men, the activists tracked the potential criminals down not by hacking their computers, but by using information they volunteered – Facebook and other social-media profiles, Skype handles, phone numbers, pictures, and video footage.” A report earlier this year revealed that 80 percent of human trafficking victims in the Philippines are girls under the age of 18.
Over 1,000 women and girls were captured and imprisoned in "rape camps" in the Philippines by the Japanese military during World War II.
We have a zero-tolerance policy against illegal pornography.
This last weekend saw the establishment of our latest distribution network in South East Asia, as we expand our efforts into the Philippines - a country that has experienced colonization, occupation, revolution and war.
The cultural melting pot of the Pacific, developing more and more each day.