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Goldman Sachs On Sex Trafficking: Uncomfortable With the Direction, At Least When Asked About It


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Goldman Sachs On Sex Trafficking: Uncomfortable With the Direction, At Least When Asked About It

Abby Zimet

Goldman Sachs has scrambled to sell off its 16% stake in a company that owns Backpage.com, the country's top site for sex trafficking of minors, after Nicholas Kristof revealed it in a column. Kristof notes that Goldman, rather than "rushing for the exits," could have used its influence to clean up the site - a notion that evidently doesn't square with Blankfein's definition of "God's work."