Last spring, the Internet lit up with rumors of a Manhattan blogger who saved two Russian college students from possible human trafficking. In an exclusive interview with the targeted women, Abigail Pesta reveals their terrifying ordeal.

I followed this thread closely on Metafilter when it happened. I couldn’t read this without reliving the worry I had for them and the relief I felt when I read they were safe. I’m so proud of what the community accomplished here.

MetaFilter Stops Sex Slavery: Russian Targets Speak Out