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Briefing Note: Sex Work Is Not Sexual Exploitation, NSWP – 2019

Year: 2019

This Briefing Note outlines the problems with the conflation of the term ‘sexual exploitation’ with sex work, and how this exacerbates harms to sex workers. 126 more words

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"We, Made of Bone" by Mahtem Shiferraw

“We, Made of Bone” by Mahtem Shiferraw These days, I refuse to let you see me the way I see myself. I wake up in the morning not knowing whether I will make it through the day; reminding myself of the small, small things I’ve forgotten to marvel in; these trees, blood-free and bone-dry have come to rescue me more than once, but my saving often requires hiding yet they stand so tall, so slim and gluttonous refusing to contain me; even baobab trees will split open at my command, and carve out fleshless wombs to welcome me. 48 more words

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We Applaud SF (D) Scott Weiner: CA SB 233

CA Senate Bill 233 prohibits the arrest of people involved in sex work when they come forward as a witness or victim of specified violent and serious crimes, as well as prohibiting use of condoms as evidence of sex work. 852 more words

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SWOP Behind Bars Legislative Update

The Good News – California Senate Passes Bill to Advance Sex Worker’s Rights and Safety! Sacramento, CA – The California Senate passed SB 233 (Wiener), taking a historic step towards improving the health and safety of individuals involved in the sex trade. 686 more words

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The ESPLER Project Legislative Update

May Update 2019 

SB 233 passed the California Senate Floor Today! Because of your help, SB233 made the 2/3rds votes needed to pass out of the senate today.
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