Broken Temporary Work Visa System Facilitates U.S. Labor Trafficking

WASHINGTON, D.C. June 6, 2018 – Polaris released a report analyzing data from the National Human Trafficking Hotline that spotlights how human traffickers are weaponizing structural flaws within the temporary work visa system. A total of 797 individual victims of human trafficking holding guest worker visas were identified through the Hotline from 2015 to 2017. […]