Ricky Martin speaks out against human trafficking

From the Associated Press:


Ricky Martin visited Capitol Hill on Tuesday to talk to lawmakers about human trafficking, which he called “horrendous.”

The 34-year-old Puerto Rican pop star’s nonprofit Ricky Martin Foundation aims to prevent the exploitation of children. One of the foundation’s programs, People for Children, works toward the elimination of human trafficking, especially trafficking of children.

Read the story at the San Francisco Chronicle and read the full text of his statement.