Comic: Obedience is the best weapon

By 
Dan Archer
SF Public Press
 — Jul 11 2012 - 11:28am

One woman’s true tale of human trafficking and rescue

Human trafficking is largely seen as a problem overseas, but its rise in the U.S. has gone largely underreported. For its Spring 2012 edition, the San Francisco Public Press published a special report on human trafficking in the Bay Area. The report examined the financial and political challenges facing agencies that aid trafficking victims and prosecute perpetrators. As a follow-up to this report, renowned cartoon artist Dan Archer illustrated one woman’s story with a full-page cartoon in the Summer 2012 edition.

View full-size cartoon.

Read full coverage of human trafficking in the San Francisco Public Press Spring 2012 print edition and online at sfpublicpress.org/trafficking.