Pimps All Around: In Defense of ‘Louisville Madam’ Katina Powell

Pimps All Around: In Defense of ‘Louisville Madam’ Katina Powell

People castigating the woman who supplied sex workers to Louisville basketball groups should be pointing their fingers elsewhere We all write the word “alleged” when it comes to “Louisville Madam” Katina Powell’s assertion that she supplied strippers and sex workers to lure recruits for the local big-time basketball program. But the allegations are easy to […]

 

I’m a sex worker in a legal brothel – the five biggest misconceptions about what I do

I’m a sex worker in a legal brothel – the five biggest misconceptions about what I do

I’m a broken, disease-spreading woman who hates her job? That’s news to me… I’ve been working in Nevada’s legal brothels for almost a year and a half now. In this time I’ve learned a lot about sexuality, psychology and relationships. My job is a mix of customer service and fantasy fulfillment, and I love it. […]

 

Cathy Young: Campus Sexual Assault and a Modern ‘Crucible’

Cathy Young: Campus Sexual Assault and a Modern ‘Crucible’

The centennial of the great American playwright Arthur Miller, born in New York on October 17, 1915, has been noted in articles and recognized with commemorative events and editions of his works. For all the tributes, Miller (who died 10 years ago) seems more a relic than a living voice on today’s cultural scene; his earnest old-style liberal leftism […]

 

Dennis Hof Suspends Brothel Girls Who Partied With Odom For Violating House Rules

Dennis Hof Suspends Brothel Girls Who Partied With Odom For Violating House Rules

Love Ranch brothel owner Dennis Hof has placed Monica Monroe and Ryder Cherry, the two working girls who entertained Lamar Odom, on indefinite suspension “after TMZ broke the story about their statement to police that Odom was “snorting” something” in the bathroom while they ‘partied’ with him” on October 13, according to TMZ. “Through interviews with the prostitutes who were with him since that […]

 

Parents defend ex porn performer who now works at the Collège Jésus-Marie de Sillery

Parents defend ex porn performer who now works at the Collège Jésus-Marie de Sillery

While the leadership of Collège Jésus-Marie de Sillery continue their investigating to determine the future of an employee who has a past as a porn actress, many are standing in defense of the young woman. (QUEBEC) – The director Paul-André Boily stated Thursday morning in an interview with FM 93, the college said Wednesday morning that the employee in question, who […]

 

Squirt.org to stop listing escort ads because of change in Canadian law

Squirt.org to stop listing escort ads because of change in Canadian law

The following announcement went out the other day to users of squirt.org, which had been a popular site for gay escorts: Dear Escort Community, As of October 21, 2015, all references to escorts and massage services have been removed from Squirt.org. This has been a hard decision to make; however, as a company based in […]

 

L.A. Sheriff to staff: Stop arresting children on prostitution charges, stop saying ‘child prostitute’

L.A. Sheriff to staff: Stop arresting children on prostitution charges, stop saying ‘child prostitute’

Move comes a day after the L.A. County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a motion declaring “that there is no such thing as a ‘child prostitute.’”  Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell announced Wednesday that his department will immediately stop arresting children on prostitution charges. “They are child victims and survivors of rape,” McDonnell wrote in a […]

 

Help San Francisco’s St. James Infirmary Find A New Home

Help San Francisco’s St. James Infirmary Find A New Home

For the past 13 years, the St. James Infirmary has operated the nation’s only Occupational Health & Safety Clinic by & for sex workers out of a storefront facility at 1372 Mission Street. In this building we’ve provided primary medical care, social services, mental health care, holistic care, food, clothing, education and housing assistance to […]