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Brief Statement on the March 16th Massage Parlor Shootings

The March 16th  deadly massage parlor shootings are a devastating tragedy for the victims, their families and coworkers, for Asian American and Pacific Islanders and for our community at-large. While it is not clear that these women were participating in erotic labor,...
On the Super Bowl, Safety and Solidarity

On the Super Bowl, Safety and Solidarity

Finding common ground in a time of crisis … and beyond… Every year, around this time, the airwaves in whatever city is hosting the Super Bowl are flooded with public service announcements about sex trafficking. Billboards go up. Police officers receive special...

2021 Sex Worker Super Bowl Bail Out

The Super Bowl/Sex Trafficking myths come back every year and even though they have been debunked thoroughly by multiple reliable resources, there are 100’s of anti trafficking advocates in Tampa right now, hunting Sex Workers and their clients! We are fighting...

Youth Collaboratory Research Study for Young People

We are partnering with young people through Youth Collaboratory to conduct a research study. You are invited to take an anonymous online survey aimed at understanding how service providers can help increase young people’s comfort in talking about sex trading. At the...

Sex Worker Safety IS Human Trafficking Prevention

When I first began working in the anti-trafficking movement, I had a decade of experience working as a rape crisis center responder. I was familiar with trauma-informed care, non-judgmental provision of services, and the ways in which victim-blaming, rape culture, and...