The child sex slaves of Brazil’s Highway From Hell: Horrifying story of how girls as young as NINE are forced to sell themselves for just £8 a time

by theonlynewsman

The child sex slaves of Brazil’s Highway From Hell: Horrifying story of how girls as young as NINE are forced to sell themselves for just £8 a time

 

  • Underage girls are sold for sex every ten miles along the BR-116
  • Young girls prostitute themselves every night for just £8
  • The law turns a blind eye to the crimes and perpetrators are unpunished
  • Matt Roper, a British journalist, investigated the extent of the abuse
  • His charity Meninadança has set up a safe haven for 60 young girls
  • UNICEF estimates there are 250,000 children in prostitution across Brazil

By Jill Reilly