Independent Lens

A Path Appears: National Day of Johns Arrests

Clip: Season 10 | 2m 47s

In this scene from the first episode of the Independent Lens documentary series A Path Appears, Nicholas Kristof follows Chicago police’s special operations for a sting cracking down on “johns.” Focusing on the demand side of the multi-billion dollar trafficking industry is a way to shift blame from prostitutes.

Aired: 01/26/15

Rating: TV-PG

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