prostitution

Cyntoia Brown

Cyntoia Brown Spent Half Her Life in Prison for Killing a Guy Who Forced Her Into Sex. Here's Her Story.

Her case inspired Tennessee to enact criminal justice reform, changing its laws to allow incarcerated minors an earlier chance at parole.
Kelly Vinett
8.7.19
Trump besties

Trump apparently isn't letting spa-sex charges keep Robert Kraft off the White House guest list

A Super Bowl victory party wouldn't be complete without the Patriots owner, who's accused of paying for sex at a day spa
Rex Santus
3.21.19
Donald Trump

Trump took a selfie with the founder of the day spa where Robert Kraft allegedly bought sex services

She was attending a Super Bowl party at Trump's West Palm Beach country club.
Emma Ockerman
3.8.19
Robert Kraft

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft could go to jail for a year

He's been charged with two counts of soliciting prostitution.
Emma Ockerman
2.25.19
crime

Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitution in Florida

The spa Kraft allegedly frequented was recently shuttered after an investigation revealed women were being held there in sexual servitude.
Emma Ockerman
2.22.19
LGBTQ

How Trans Sex Workers in Paris Are Coming Together to Stay Safe

A recent law change has led to a rise in the number of violent attacks on sex workers in France.
Manon Walquan
Edouard Richard
1.11.19
Comics!

'Corner,' Today's Comic by Lukas Weidinger

A security guard has an awkward encounter with a doctor who seems to know him personally.
Lukas Weidinger
11.12.18
Sex

These Sex Workers Are the First Queer Married Couple at a Legal Brothel

High school sweethearts Violet Vause and Kayden Blake came out to debunk myths about LGBTQ+ sex workers.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
8.30.18
politics

Nevada's infamous "Love Ranch" brothel just got shut down

Nevada’s most famous pimp, Dennis Hof, didn’t renew his brothel license.
Emma Ockerman
8.8.18
killer robots

In 'Westworld,' Sex Worker Robots Now Hold All The Power

The show uses sex work as a proxy for wider themes of consent, trauma, exploitation, and empowerment.
Becky Ferreira
6.18.18
Sex

My Uncomfortable Stay in the BDSM Room of a Brazilian Sex Motel

The pay-per-hour adult playground caters to every fantasy—I just had no fucking idea where to start.
Joel Balsam
6.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'She's Not a Pimp': Georgia Sorority Embroiled in Bizarre Investigation

A former Fort Valley State University employee and graduate Alpha Kappa Alpha member is at the center of a sprawling probe of sexual misconduct.
Lauren Messman
5.1.18
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