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prostitution

Prostituted Women Experimented on For Decades in USA-funded HIV Trials Overseas

Prostituted Women Experimented on For Decades in USA-funded HIV Trials Overseas

Trials of HIV prevention medications used thousands of vulnerable women in Africa and Asia, leaving some infected and sometimes in collaboration with pro-prostitution organizations.

Yağmur Uygarkızı
Yağmur Uygarkızı
prostitution
Hawaii Passes Bill Guaranteeing Monthly Income for Sex Trade Survivors

Hawaii Passes Bill Guaranteeing Monthly Income for Sex Trade Survivors

Women exiting prostitution can get $2000 a month for a year.

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Good news
Marie Claire Magazine Names Male Pimp as Top Women's Rights Activist

Marie Claire Magazine Names Male Pimp as Top Women's Rights Activist

The Brazilian edition of Marie Claire magazine has named a trans-identified male convicted of pimping and accused of facilitating child sexual exploitation as one of the country's top inspirational women's rights activists. On December 20, Marie Claire Brazil posted a year-end slideshow to its Instagram featuring "7 women making a

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
Brazil
Trans-Identified Male Arrested for Human Trafficking, Forcing Migrants into 'Sexual Slavery'

Trans-Identified Male Arrested for Human Trafficking, Forcing Migrants into 'Sexual Slavery'

A biological male who identifies as a woman has been detained in Germany following a continent-wide search after he became one of Europe's "most wanted fugitives." Leudis Isaac Corro Camacho, who was colloquially known as "La Diabla" or "The Devil," had been listed on Interpol's Most Wanted Fugitive list for

4W Staff
4W Staff
Crime
Man Kills Prostituted Woman After Refusing to Pay

Man Kills Prostituted Woman After Refusing to Pay

White van driver, who deliberately ran over Stella Frew, sentenced to just 4 and a half years in prison.

Genevieve Gluck
Genevieve Gluck
prostitution
Austrian Brothel Offering Men Vouchers in Exchange for COVID-19 Jab

Austrian Brothel Offering Men Vouchers in Exchange for COVID-19 Jab

A brothel in Austria is using women's bodies as a reward for men willing to get the COVID-19 vaccination. Funpalast, a brothel in Vienna, Austria has announced that they are giving men who get the vaccine at their in-house clinic a voucher for entry to its sexual 'sauna club,'

Anna Slatz
Anna Slatz
prostitution
Canadian Survivor of Prostitution Fired From Women’s Shelter Over Feminist Views

Canadian Survivor of Prostitution Fired From Women’s Shelter Over Feminist Views

Valérie Pelletier was fired from a Montreal women’s agency for advocating for single-sex services on Facebook

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
Identity Crisis
French Feminists Speak Out Against Violent Attacks

French Feminists Speak Out Against Violent Attacks

"Five years ago, it was still possible to say that prostitution is violence against women without being harassed. It’s not the case anymore."

Andreia Nobre
Andreia Nobre
activism
Would Legalizing Prostitution Protect Women?

Would Legalizing Prostitution Protect Women?

Debunking common claims about the full legalization model

Allison Bliss
Allison Bliss
sex positivity
An Epidemic of Misinformation: Murder Rates and the Transgender Population

An Epidemic of Misinformation: Murder Rates and the Transgender Population

Trans-identified people actually have a lower murder rate.

Allison Bliss
Allison Bliss
Gender Identity
South Korean "Nth Room" Chats Are Keeping Girls in Sexual Slavery

South Korean "Nth Room" Chats Are Keeping Girls in Sexual Slavery

And no one is doing anything about it

Dana Vitalosova
Dana Vitalosova
Male Violence
Vermont the Latest in a Wave of Bills to Decriminalize Prostitution

Vermont the Latest in a Wave of Bills to Decriminalize Prostitution

What this would really mean for women

M. K. Fain
M. K. Fain
sex industry