The Guilfordian

Educating girls helps combat burgeoning sex trade

Valeria Sosa, Staff Writer

October 25, 2013

At the tender age of eight, Meena Hasina was kidnapped and sold to a brothel. There, she was beaten with sticks and iron rods, threatened with swords, drugged and raped. With a broken spirit and her dreams of escape shattered, Meena was forced to have sex with 10 or more customers a day, seven days a...