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Religious conservative makes human trafficking a culture war talking point

You'd think by now that politicians who try to burnish their credentials with appeals to biblical morality would learn to do so in ways that do not make laughingstocks of themselves and their purported biblical morality.

Consider the case of Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, who recently claimed the sexual revolution of the 1960s and '70s, and the "anything goes" culture pushed by "Hollywood" and "cultural elites," is responsible for the scourge of human trafficking.

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