These women cannot escape, and if they try they are beaten or killed. They can try to pay their way to freedom, but this means they have to pay back whatever the brothel owner paid to buy them plus their living expenses at the brothel and an additional 30% on top of that. They are truly trapped." -snippet from my friend, Hollis', blog. For the full blog just go to this link.
I don't know how after reading this we can just go about living our lives, pretending this type of stuff isn't happening. Surely life is not about doing what is best for me, but what is best for others.