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Supply and Demand: Porn and Sex Trafficking

Last Updated: July 27, 2021

Luke Gilkerson

Luke Gilkerson has a BA in Philosophy and Religious Studies and an MA in Religion. He is the author of Coming Clean: Overcoming Lust Through Biblical Accountability and The Talk: 7 Lessons to Introduce Your Child to Biblical Sexuality. Luke and his wife Trisha blog at IntoxicatedOnLife.com

PureJusice is a part of a global movement to deal with both the supply and demand side of sex trafficking, which is “the recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for the purpose of a commercial sex act” (as defined by U.S. federal law).

The United States Department of State reports that between 14,000 and 17,000 individuals are trafficked annually into the U.S. from other nations (for commercial sex or forced labor).