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Survivor or Laborer How Human Service Managers Perceive Sex Workers? June 2018

After FOSTA Slide Show 2018- Coyote RI

The Deadly Consequences of the Anti-Sex Trafficking Law- June 4th,2018

HOUSING

The hourly wage needed to rent a two-bedroom home in every state  April 25th, 2018

Only 0.1% of US minimum wage workers can afford a 1-bedroom apartment, the report finds- July 14th, 2017

Professor Explores Dark Side of the Anti-Trafficking Movement- May 8th, 2018

For Their Own Good: The Results of the Prostitution Laws as Enforced by Cops, Politician, and Judges by Norma Jean Almodovar 1999

New evidence shows that our anti-poverty programs, especially Social Security, work well= May 7th, 2018

All arrests for US prostitution 1981 to 2016:

Prostitution USA Male and Female 1981- 2016 

Rapes/ Arrests for Rape /Arrests for Prostitution By State FBI Bureau of Justice Statistics 2007- 2016 Tables # 3/5, 22/69 and Criminal Victimization reports 2007- 2016

2000- 2016 TOTAL PROSTITUTION ARRESTS BY STATE ADULT AND JUVENILE –

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE REPORTED INCIDENTS 1999 – 2016 OPERATION DO THE MATH

FBI TABLE 18 COMPARED TO TABLE 22 REPORTED CRIMES AND ARRESTS FOR REPORTED CRIMES TABLE 3 FIND TABLE HERE

Sex Work and Queer Politics in Three Acts By Svati P. Shah

Challenging the Dominant Frame: The Moderating Impact of Exposure and Knowledge on Perceptions of Sex Trafficking Victimization.  March 22st, 2018

New Report, Mass Incarceration: The Whole Pie 2018, pieces together systems of confinement and provides 11 new infographics-March 14th, 2018

Survival sex and trafficked women: The politics of re-presenting and speaking about others in anti-oppressive qualitative research- Feb 25th, 2018

Juno Mac: How Does Stigma Compromise The Safety Of Sex Workers?

Johann Hari: Does Stigmatizing Addiction Perpetuate It?

There is no sex trafficking epidemic in the US, per the FBI 2016 trafficking numbers

Sex Trafficking of Minors: How Many Juveniles Are Being Prostituted in the US? Nov 2017

Presentation of “Craigslist Effect on Violence Against Women” by Cunningham, DeAngelo and Tripp (AEA/ASSA 2017)

COYOTE RI- In Partnership with SWOP Behind Bars  July – November 2017 (1,519 responses)    THE SEX INDUSTRY IN THE UNITED STATES

“We Are Kinda Unbreakable” Trans sex workers remain resilient in Baltimore while navigating neighborhood associations, cops, gentrification, and more

Extreme poverty in America: read the UN special monitor’s report Dec 17th, 2017

SESTA Is Being Pushed As The Answer To A Sex Trafficking ‘Epidemic’ That Simply Doesn’t Exist

Youth Involvement in the Sex Trade

2016 Trafficking numbers, released by the FBI, which clearly shows that there is no epidemic of sex trafficking in the US

Decriminalizing Indoor Prostitution: Implications for Sexual Violence and Public Health by Scott Cunningham and Manisha Shah-2017

Decreasing Human Trafficking through Sex Work Decriminalization Jan 2017

Criminalization, legalization or decriminalization of sex work: what female sex workers say in San Francisco, USA by Alexandra Lutnick– Dec 3rd, 2009

Why we should question the FBI’s recent human trafficking sting- Oct 24th, 2017

CRACKING DOWN ON CRAIGSLIST PUT SEX WORKERS AT RISK- Oct 6th, 2017

Female homicide rate dropped after Craigslist launched its erotic services platform. Sex workers have long argued that online erotic services platforms make their jobs safer. A new study proves it. NOAH BERLATSKY OCT 20, 2017,

National sex work policy and HIV prevalence among sex workers: an ecological regression analysis of 27 European countries  Dr Aaron Reeves, PhD Correspondence information about the author Dr Aaron Reeves, Sarah Steele, PhD, Prof David Stuckler, PhD, Prof Martin McKee, MD, Andrew Amato-Gauci, MD, Prof Jan C Semenza, PhD

Income inequality in the U.S. by state, metropolitan area, and county  June 16th, 2016

PREP AND TRANSGENDER PEOPLE- Limited data point to similar efficacy; more scale-up is needed  By Asa Radix, MD, MPH, AAHIVS

In 2015 the FBI reported that within 37 US states and 3 US territories, there were 744 reported sex trafficking cases, of which 310 were confirmed. Of those, 3 were under 18.

Sex Worker Centered Guide for Health/Wellness Professionals.  by B. Schulte- March 2017

Prostitution, hours, job amenities and education- Scott Cunningham, Todd D. Kendall, March 8th 2017

Ten Steps the Federal Government Should Take Now to Reverse the Opioid Addiction Epidemic-Oct 12th 2017

IF MONEY EQUALS FREE SPEECH, SHOULD PROSTITUTION BE LEGAL? 

* SWOP-Sacramento, Sex Work and Human Trafficking in the Sacramento Valley – A Needs Assessment: