One in every three women have been sexually abused at some point in her life. This can result in low self-esteem, STDs, sexual dysfunction, prostitution and ever death. Find out how you can protect our daughters and curb this cycle of abuse. Learn about grassroots efforts all over the world and a new video series that highlights startling stories about sex trafficking. THIS IS A SPACE HOLDER FOR JOYCE’S ARTICLE.

One in every three women have been sexually abused at some point in her life. This can result in low self-esteem, STDs, sexual dysfunction, prostitution and even death. Find out how you can protect our daughters and curb this cycle of abuse. Learn about grassroots efforts all over the world and a new video series that highlights startling stories about sex trafficking.

One in every three women have been sexually abused at some point in her life. This can result in low self-esteem, STDs, sexual dysfunction, prostitution and ever death. Find out how you can protect our daughters and curb this cycle of abuse. Learn about grassroots efforts all over the world and a new video series that highlights startling stories about sex trafficking.

One in every three women have been sexually abused at some point in her life. This can result in low self-esteem, STDs, sexual dysfunction, prostitution and ever death. Find out how you can protect our daughters and curb this cycle of abuse. Learn about grassroots efforts all over the world and a new video series that highlights startling stories about sex trafficking.

Joyce D. Davis is a contributing editor to FierceforBlackWomen.com and Associate Director of Publications at Spelman College. Committed to empowering women and girls, she is the proud mother of Amber and author of Can’t Stop the Shine (KimaniTRU/Harlequin), which is an American Library Association Popular Paperback For Young Adults.