Two state bills passed through the state Legislature today that force convicted criminals to give up any profits they make from trafficking minors into California. The trafficking cash would be funneled into helping the emotionally traumatized victims, Attorney General Kamala Harris said.Senator Mar ... More >>
It only makes sense that human traffickers convicted of enslaving young girls should have to pay -- literally. A new state bill passed through committee today would force those criminals to give up any profits they make from trafficking minors in California. San Francisco Senator Mark Leno authored ... More >>
Indianapolis mobilizes for an epic battle with an urban legend.
When you consider the unsavory elements one encounters on Muni -- seeds, stabbings, sermons, and semen, -- an ad campaign advocating for prostitutes' rights is rather benign.Local sex worker activists have launched a media campaign aimed to educate the bus-riding populace that sex workers are pe ... More >>
Real Men Don't Buy GirlsDespite what news reports have been saying, the underage prostitution industry isn't exactly as pervasive as it seems. The science behind data showing there's as many as 300,000 child prostitutes has never truly been challenged -- until now. Village Voice Media recently sp ... More >>
Schapiro Group data wasn't questioned by mainstream media.
Men dont have to agree to sex in order to get busted in a prostitution sting. They just have to seem interested.
Lucky for them, Texas ain't in Carmen Chu's jurisdictionPetite, understated, and measured Supervisor Carmen Chu isn't the first person one might choose to face off against crowds of angry hookers. But after months of chaperoning controversial legislation that tightens the City's reigns on massage pa ... More >>
Tired of hiding the truth, she transitioned into a male sex worker. Hes been in a struggle with societal norms and himself ever since.
By Benjamin Wachs I know…I know…that San Francisco will take any excuse to explain to America why it’s so much better than the rest of America. People come to jump off OUR BRIDGE; when your kids run away to be street urchins, they come here! Take that, Cedar Falls! But this week Chron sex ... More >>
Middle-aged sex tourists fail to get their groove back
Week of Wednesday, April 19, 2006
An S.F. organization is providing radios and radio programming that just may save lives a world away
Week of Wednesday, September 15, 2004
How a DA's decision to drop prostitution charges against lap dancers will change the sexual culture of S.F. -- and, perhaps, the country
Reagan Louie's secret world
What do you call whores who don't have sex and porn stars who don't get paid?
Hookers, dancers, and porn stars on parade at the Sex Worker Film and Video Festival
The narrow bandwidth of San Francisco politics makes most elections a contest between liberals. The DA's race, which pitted prosecutor Bill Fazio against centrist Arlo Smith and progressive Terence Hallinan, promised to change all that. But when Fazio zig