SESTA put my sex worker community in severe danger. We need to demand our candidates commit to better policy this primary.
How the United States anti-trafficking movement rippled to New Zealand.
The closure of major US advertising sites like Backpage, which many sex workers relied on for their safety and livelihood, has had a major ripple effect beyond America's borders. Here, Australian sex workers tell us what it's meant for them.
I am a homeless trafficking survivor, and I haven’t been helped at all by this bill — and the sex workers I know have already suffered as a result of it.
Carl Ferrer, Backpage co-founder and CEO, pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy to facilitate prostitution.
The effects of the Trump-signed SESTA/FOSTA are much more far-reaching than you would expect.
The co-founders of Backpage.com are charged with facilitating prostitution and money laundering.
Across the country, it seems more people want to get spanked.
The government crackdown is a harsh blow for any sex worker who’d been reliant on new business from the website.
The feds said the site's "adult" section was a cesspool of sex trafficking, but people in the industry saw it as the best, safest way to find work.
Free speech advocates warn that the disappearance of sex ads could have chilling effects on Facebook, Twitter, and other popular sites.