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To Become A Woman Is To Become A Whore

Before you became a whore you were an insecure child, doing for free that which could set you free. Read...
Akynos    |   09.8.14   |   SHARE
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Selling Sex Is About Making Money

When I sold sex it was about the money. It wasn’t about empowerment, nor is it for most people. Read...
Ruth Jacobs    |   09.8.14   |   SHARE
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The Questions We're Asking About Sex Work Are Wrong

As a community organizer, I'm often asked what sex work is. But I can more easily answer what it is not. Read...
Kate D'Adamo    |   09.8.14   |   SHARE
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Sex Workers Want Rights—Not Rescue

I ask to be allowed to do my job in safety and to be treated with dignity and respect. Read...
Laura Lee    |   09.8.14   |   SHARE
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Why Stripping Isn't Empowering For Anyone

Stripping encourages men to view women as commodities—and to value them for their ability to please. Read...
Alexandra M.    |   09.8.14   |   SHARE
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I Represent Sex Workers Because Sex Work Is Work And Sex Workers Are People

The myth of the common "Sex Worker Experience" is silly and inauthentic. Read...
Robin Richardson    |   09.8.14   |   SHARE
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Flying First Class with Ebola: How the U.S. is Avoiding an Infectious Outbreak of Biblical Proportions

How is the U.S. transporting American Ebola victims back to the U.S. without spreading the infection? Read...
Jane Jones   |   08.4.14   |   SHARE

The Ugly Side of Soccer: 900 Workers Dead in Preparation for Qatar World Cup—When Will the Madness Stop?

Migrant construction workers for the 2022 World Cup are dying in droves—and construction completion is still years away. If estimates are correct, Read...
Jane Jones   |   03.20.14   |   SHARE