Poverty, prejudice drive Cambodia’s sex workers to unsafe abortions

Forty percent of maternal deaths among sex workers abortion-related, according to recent study

Poverty, prejudice drive Cambodia’s sex workers to unsafe abortions

Debt, discrimination and drunken clients are just some of the factors behind the recent revelation that 40% of maternal deaths among Cambodia’s sex workers were caused by abortions, experts have said.   The research, published last week in online peer-reviewed journal BioMed Central Public Health, is the first known study in the world identifying maternal deaths […]

 

AHF’s Weinstein Gets An Earful From Danny Mountain & Mia Malkova

AHF’s Weinstein Gets An Earful From Danny Mountain & Mia Malkova

Hollywood, Calif. — Something to brighten your Sunday afternoon: Michael Weinstein, proponent of Measure B, Prop 60, and virtually every initiative that has bedeviled the adult world for a decade, has steadfastly refused to work alongside, or even debate with, members of the adult film community. Instead, Weinstein, head of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), has opted simply to […]

 

General Health Alert Regarding Meningitis Infections in Southern California

General Health Alert Regarding Meningitis Infections in Southern California

Despite NO cases among adult performers, vaccinations are recommended. An outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease (IMD) is ongoing in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. So far this year, twenty-four (24) cases of IMD, including meningitis and bloodstream infections, have been linked with this outbreak in Los Angeles County, Long Beach, and Orange County. Sixteen (16) of […]

 

James Deen Challenges Cal/OSHA Citations #RemoveWeinstein

James Deen Challenges Cal/OSHA Citations #RemoveWeinstein

Adult film star James Deen said this morning he is continuing his legal fight against Cal/OSHA after it issued nine workplace safety citations along with fines of $77,875 against James Deen Productions. Deen has refused to “accept the citations or pay the egregious fines” accompanying the complaints filed against his company, James Deen Productions, by […]

 

Talent Testing Services (TTS) DataBase Used In Outing Of Pornstars Real Names

Talent Testing Services (TTS) DataBase Used In Outing Of Pornstars Real Names

It’s 2016 in Pornland, with all the problems the industry faces, the leaking of real names shouldn’t be one of them.. A few years ago FSC developed the PASS system, its basically a dump for all of the industry’s testing results.  Production could use it to determine if someone was cleared to shoot. PASS doesn’t […]

 

CA Democrats vote to OPPOSE Ballot Initaitive

CA Democrats vote to OPPOSE Ballot Initaitive

Democrats do something right for once. LONG BEACH — The California Democratic Party voted on Sunday to OPPOSE the pending Safer Sex in Adult Film Act, a controversial ballot initiative that would allow private citizens to sue adult performers and other industry workers when a condom is not visible in an adult film. Eric Paul […]

 

VICA Votes to Formally Oppose Condom Mandate for Adult Films #RemoveWeinstein

VICA Votes to Formally Oppose Condom Mandate for Adult Films #RemoveWeinstein

LOS ANGELES — The Free Speech Coalition announced today that VICA, the Valley Industry and Commerce Association, has voted to formally oppose a statewide ballot measure that would allow private citizens to sue adult performers if a condom is not visible in an adult film. The initiative is slated to cost the city of Los Angeles […]

 

Leading AIDS Organization Formally Opposes Adult Film Ballot Initiative #RemoveWeinstein

Leading AIDS Organization Formally Opposes Adult Film Ballot Initiative #RemoveWeinstein

LOS ANGELES — AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA), one of the state’s leading public health and advocacy organizations, has announced its opposition to a pending ballot measure pertaining to adult film production in California.  The controversial “Safer Sex in Adult Film Production Act” is awaiting approval to appear on November’s ballot. In its release APLA states […]

 
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