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Where Human Rights is Lacking, Sex Trafficking Thrives

Last week, a Singaporean sex worker reported that she was threatened by the Singapore Police Force when she tried to report someone who sexually assaulted her. 773 more words

Sex Worker Documentaries: By The Numbers

“The Cut” reported earlier this week that there’s a documentary in the works about the student/porn star from Duke University. For those just tuning in/forgot, Miriam Weeks ( 235 more words

By The Numbers

Three black women falsely accused of being sex-workers at hotel bar

Three black women — two educators and a lawyer — were accused of solicitation by a security guard while drinking at Standard Hotel’s bar in New York City. 542 more words

News

Sonagachi sex workers denied bigger Durga puja celebration

A Calcutta High Court directive of September last year allowed the DMSS, a sex workers’ collective in Bengal, to hold its own Durga puja, for the first time, within Sonagachi, located in the northern part of the city. 142 more words

Nation

Cartagena, the Inquisition and slavery, all in a day

On my second evening in Cartagena I take a stroll around the old walled city, which despite its colonial style and nostalgic elegance is sadly heading in the same direction as every other tourist destination in the developing world. 962 more words

History

innocence

My story. He wants to hear my story. What I felt in this moment. Or in this other. Whom I felt on me. Or inside me. 498 more words

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