Hayun (Lydia) Bae

My name is Lydia and I’m a rising junior at Interlake High School. My passions include activism (particularly feminism), journalism, and creative writing.

How the media misrepresents human trafficking

For the most part, people understand that what we see on TV isn’t true. Many may criticize false and dramatized portrayals of human trafficking, such as what is seen in movies like Taken or 365 Days, but viewers rarely take these as completely factual. While these portrayals can spread misconceptions and biases, they can often be refuted by more trustworthy…

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