This issue covers the debunked myth that the age of entry into sex work is 13. No data collected reflects this claim, but the Rescue Industry still raises funds with this falsehood. While some may argue that raising awareness is key, getting funding for programs that don’t apply to the clients is money that could be spent where it is needed.
#119 No More Safe Harbor- April 20th, 2018
Missing From #MeToo — Sex Workers- Podcast March 26th, 2018
Podcast- Let strippers do their jobs: Precarity, police raids and the work of sex work.- Feb 26th, 2018
Bella Robinson‘s 2015 lecture from SCSU is syndicated here. Political Gingervitis: Episode 17-Sex Workers and Their Struggles For Freedom with Bella Robinson
SCSU sociologist Dr. Alan Brown on sex work By Andrew Stewart on January 25, 2016
Prof. Joel Quirk lectures at Brown about sex workers By Andrew Stewart on March 27, 2016
Episode 26: 2016 Fighting the Trafficking Narrative from Alaska to Rhode Island
Trending Globally: Politics and Policy – Episode 4 – Sex Work Is Work- Dec 2016
Sex workers’ rights activist Bella Robinson (Coyote RI) and sociologist and Watson postdoctoral fellow Elena Shih discuss the “trafficking” and “rescue” narratives muddying the reality of what sex work is–and what sex workers really need.