Velma Veloria (left), Sutapa Basu (center) and Emma Catague have worked for two decades spreading awareness of labor trafficking. (Melissa Hellmann / The Seattle Weekly)

Velma Veloria (left), Sutapa Basu (center) and Emma Catague have worked for two decades spreading awareness of labor trafficking. (Melissa Hellmann / The Seattle Weekly)

Labor trafficking is under more scrutiny in Washington

Forced labor is intertwined in global supply chains and Seattle’s various ports of entry.

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