ARTICLES 2018

 

When Will It Be #TimesUp For Rapist Cops? #MeToo And Sex Workers- Feb 23rd, 2018

An Irish journalist sexually assaulted Laura Lee — here’s why he’s getting away with it= Feb 22st, 2018

A National Campaign to Crack Down on Massage Businesses May Harm the Women it Wants to Help- Feb 22st,  2018

SEEING RED Amsterdam’s Red Light District places ban on tourists staring at sex workers- Feb 21st, 2018

In Memory of Laura Lee– Feb 20th,2018

What African sex workers want- Feb 20th, 2018

Where We’re At with the Legalization of Sex Work- ESPLERP- Feb 2018

Valentine’s Day Women’s Memorial March from Thursday, February 14, 1997

Missouri cop allegedly sodomized pregnant woman in her home, is charged years later– Feb 14th,2018

Sex and the sisterhood: how prostitution worked for women in 19th-century Melbourne- Feb 13th, 2018

The red light district of Amsterdam could soon be a distant memory – here’s why- Feb 13th, 2018

Meet The Dominatrix Who Requires The Men Who Hire Her To Read Black Feminist Theory- Feb 13th, 2018

‘They Don’t Want to Include Women Like Me.’ Sex Workers Say They’re Being Left Out of the #MeToo Movement- Feb 13th,2018

Sex Workers Decry ‘Moral Panic’ Over Human Trafficking by Victoria Mckenzie– Feb 12th, 2018

Ninth Circuit decision could lead to SCOTUS showdown over your right to a private sex life Feb 12th, 2018

The lies of politicians about the Red Light District Feb 10th, 2018

Who Gets to Define “Peer Support?”– Feb 10th, 2018

New policy change in Baltimore could make police officers financially responsible for lawsuits- Feb 2018

In 35 states, it’s legal for cops to detain and have sex with someone in their custody.Feb 10th, 2018

Prostitute ‘serviced’ thousands in 23 years, gets land as retirement benefit- Feb 9th, 2018

‘Shame’: In Dead-of-Night Vote, Congress Throws Dreamers Under the Bus Again- Feb 9th, 2018

California police worked with neo-Nazis to pursue ‘anti-racist’ activists, documents show- Feb 9th, 2018

 

There’s Now A Study Backing Up Link Between Police Shootings, Racial Segregation- Feb 8th, 2018

Sex workers’ rights campaigner Laura Lee dies- Feb 10th, 2018

SPLC demands records from DHS after detained immigrant dies- Feb 8th, 2018

Call girl claims married Republican lawmaker secretly met her twice for sex and releases saucy texts he sent her as he steps down citing ‘family issues’ Feb 8th, 2018

Coercion Is at the Heart of Social Conservatives’ Reproductive Health Agenda- Feb 7th, 2018

LA’s rules against sleeping overnight in cars will be enforced starting today- Feb 6th, 2018

California Judge Rules for Antigay Baker Who Refused Cake to Same-Sex Couple- Feb 6th, 2018

When Deportation is a Death Sentence: The Fatal Consequences of U.S. Immigration Policy- Feb 6th, 2018

The Alt-Right is Killing People– Feb 5th, 2018

The Sex Worker and Playwright Who Fought to Register Black People to Vote- Feb 5th, 2018

Activist Spotlight: BARE on the Mass Closure of Strip Clubs in New Orleans– Feb 5th, 2018

Exotic dancers march on the streets to protest crackdown on New Orleans strip clubsFeb 3rd, 2018

Addressing Women’s News Propaganda on Super Bowl Sex Trafficking-2018

Council passes resolution recommending an end to cash bail system— Feb 2st, 2017

What Kids Are Really Learning About Slavery Feb 1st, 2018

Nobody’s Victim: An Interview with Samantha Geimer– Jan 31st, 2018

Strip club workers drown out Bourbon Street infrastructure press conference Jan 31st, 2018

Oakland Police Spent $6 Million on a Computer System to Track Officer Misconduct, and It Doesn’t Work- Jan 31st, 2018

In ‘Anti-Trafficking’ New Orleans Strip Club Raids, Police Make No Trafficking Arrests- Jan 30th, 2018

Report: Southern Grocery Chain Publix Denies Coverage for HIV Prevention Pill– Jan 30th, 2018

“Where the whores do not exist”: Ovidie’s documentary on the witch hunt of prostitutes in Sweden Jan 31st, 2018

Cops claim clients are on the internet looking for 11 yr old kids “Human-trafficking crackdown: 510 arrested, 56 rescued in California” Jan 30th, 2018

A legal sex worker shares what it’s really like to work in a brothel- Jan 25th, 2018

Dr. Laura Agustín Denver University Human Trafficking Center- Jan 26th, 2018

Study reveals online sex worker fears- Jan 24th, 2018

No Indigenous Women, No Women’s Movement- Jan 23rd,2018

Lawmakers Work to Amend the Suppression of Prostitution Act Jan 23rd, 2018

The Criminalization of Abortion Began as a Business Tactic– Jan 22st, 2018

Broken Covenant: A Homeless Youth Organization’s Assault on Trafficking Is Making Women More Vulnerable  Jan 22st, 2018   Yet back in 1990  Sex Charges Pit Four Young Men Against the Revered Founder of Covenant House

The biggest pimp is Uncle Sam- Jan 22st, 2018

Narragansett Indian Tribe contract with Invenergy is terminated- Jan 22st, 2018

Human Trafficking Report: 700 Illicit Massage Parlors Operate in Our Area | NBC 10 Philadelphia- Jan 21st, 2018

They argued that prostitution is a constitutional right. Nice try, said federal court. Jan 18th, 2018

CHRISTIAN GROUP THAT PUSHED “BATHROOM BILLS” IS TAKING ANTI-TRANSGENDER FIGHT TO PRISONSJan 18th, 2018

Sex Workers’ statement on the Centre For Women’s Justice challenge to convictions for street sex work– Jan 18th, 2018

Women on march again this weekend at State House in RIJanuary 17, 2018

Perspective: It’s time to stop stigmatizing sex worker mothers- Jan 16th,2018

There Is NO Justice in Louisiana”: Crimes against Nature and the Spirit of Black Feminist Resistance- Jan 16th, 2018

Criminal Justice Reform: Cash Bail iii Jan 16th, 2018

Black Americans suffer most from racial trauma, but few counselors are trained to treat it- Jan 15th,2018

Why I Support ESPLERP v Gascon– Jan 14th, 2018

Two Aussie porn stars speak about pressures in the industry after four colleagues die in three months. Jan 14th, 2018

Sweden: No Country for Sex-Working Mothers– Jan 13th, 2018

San Francisco Takes A Stand To Protect Sex Workers Who Come Forward About Abuse- Jan 12th, 2018

House bucks Sununu on study of prostitution decriminalization Jan 13th, 2018

How some cops use the badge to commit sex crimes- Jan 12th, 2018

Our Sex Trafficking Laws Hurt Sexually Exploited Girls Jan 11th, 2018

The Backlash to #MeToo Is Second-Wave Feminism  Jan 11th, 2018

Victory: Amnesty from arrest for sex workers reporting crime- Jan 11th, 2018

Why Did Catherine Deneuve and Other Prominent Frenchwomen Denounce #MeToo? Jan 10th 2018

Amash, Paul, and Others Trying to Stop Congress from Expanding Domestic Surveillance Powers Jan 9th, 2018

Federal Agencies May Be Regularly Hiding Surveillance Methods in Criminal Cases  Jan 9th, 2018

Miss Trans America found murdered at Massachusetts home- Jan 8th, 2017

For Survivors of Prison Rape, Saying ‘Me Too’ Isn’t an Option– Jan 8th, 2017

Why We Must Protect Sex Workers At All Costs During The #MeToo Era Jan 8th, 2018

ESPLERP V GASCON Where we are, where we are going and what we need. JAN/2018

 

A new program in New York is severely restricting the books available to people in prison- Jan 8th, 2018

Jan 9th, 2018
After 2 years of hard work. HB 287, establishing a committee to study issues related to changing prostitution laws in New Hampshire, passes the House.
 
Now to get it passed in the Senate and then sex workers will finally get a seat at the table.
 
Major props to Rep Elizabeth Edwards-Appell
 

New Providence Police gang database policy violates Community Safety Act, maintains PrYSM- Jan 4th, 2018

Evangelical women are shaping public attitudes about sex work- Jan 3rd, 2018

NYC Crime Hits Historic Low, Defying Dire Predictions About End Of Stop And Frisk-  01/02/2018