Grants Pass OR hurdler and sprinter grew up a 'hostage' of human traffickers while her mother was exploited
By Doug Binder, DyeStat Editor
Everywhere she goes, Rebecca Bender tells her gripping and heart-breaking story.
An author and crusader in the national movement against the scourge of human trafficking and modern slavery, the 36-year old recounts a tale of how, as a young single mother, she was coerced, lied to, brainwashed, beaten and exploited – for nearly six horrifying years.
Read more: DyeStat.com - News - For Deshae Wise The Fight Against Human Trafficking is Personal