Prax(us), Colorado’s only harm-reduction trafficking organization, to close

Prax(us), Colorado’s only harm-reduction trafficking organization, to close

Some youth say they choose to be sex-workers. Others are forced into the $32 billion industry against their will.  Prax(us), the only Colorado advocacy organization serving both groups, will shutter its doors this December. The nonprofit set itself apart from the army of Christian anti-sex-trafficking organizations that demand participants be abstinent and sober, by focusing […]

 

FSC Calls On AG To Investigate Criminally-Run Non Profit AHF For Lobbying Violations #RemoveWeinstein

FSC Calls On AG To Investigate Criminally-Run Non Profit AHF For Lobbying Violations #RemoveWeinstein

The Free Speech Coalition (FSC) has petitioned the Attorney General of the State of California to conduct an audit of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) to determine if the organization’s non-profit status should be revoked. Over the past four years, the controversial Los Angeles-based healthcare organization appears to have willfully and repeatedly violated multiple laws […]

 

Diplomatic Cable Shows U.S. Embassy Knew of Anti-Trafficking Advocate Somaly Mam’s Flaws

Diplomatic Cable Shows U.S. Embassy Knew of Anti-Trafficking Advocate Somaly Mam’s Flaws

A leading Cambodian newspaper reported Monday that the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh knew that a prominent anti-trafficking activist had lied about her background, and suspected that one of her non-profits had been mismanaging funds. And yet, the story makes clear, the U.S. Embassy chose not to act. The Phnom Penh Post newspaper said Monday that the […]

 

Shelley Lubben Moves To Springville, Simultaneously Launches GoFundme To Help ‘Girls’

Shelley Lubben Moves To Springville, Simultaneously Launches GoFundme To Help ‘Girls’

This came across my Google Alerts —  There are some who say that God has a plan for us all. Others believe that God, if He exists, is more akin to a kid with an ant farm. Me, I’m just fascinated by coincidences. Take this set of circumstances, for instance: Shelley Lubben, the disgraced “rebel […]

 

Daisy Ducati To Appear At ‘Marriage 2.0’ S.F. Premiere

Daisy Ducati To Appear At ‘Marriage 2.0’ S.F. Premiere

SAN FRANCISCO – Rising adult star Daisy Ducati will join fellow cast members Nina Hartley, India Summer, Dylan Ryan and others at the benefit screening of Marriage 2.0 in San Francisco, May 2nd. A percentage of the world theatrical premiere’s proceeds will go to two local sexuality nonprofits, the Center for Sex and Culture, and […]

 

Somaly Mam Foundation Ceases Operations

Somaly Mam Foundation Ceases Operations

The Somaly Mam Foundation (SMF), the anti-sex-trafficking organization whose founder’s back-story as a sex slave has been the center of controversy after it was exposed as a fabrication, announced Saturday it had shuttered its entire operation in September and urged its followers to support other anti-trafficking groups. “There are many outstanding organizations that share these values […]

 

Chong Kim Investigation Details Released: “Chong Kim is a fraud”

Chong Kim Investigation Details Released: “Chong Kim is a fraud”

Former private investigator James Barnes of Breaking Out discusses his association with Chong Kim, the self-described survivor of sex trafficking whose memoir inspired the film Eden, and releases details of his investigation —  The stories of sex-trafficking survivor Chong Kim are poignant and the scope of her international presence is far-reaching. That’s what led Breaking Out – the NGO […]

 

Ex-Porn Star Dayna Vendetta on Shelley Lubben

Ex-Porn Star Dayna Vendetta on Shelley Lubben

Ex-adult performer Dayna Vendetta posted this editorial at her website earlier this month, and it is reposted here with her permission. Shelley Lubben is an anti-porn evangelist and scam artist who runs a nonprofit group called Pink Cross Foundation. In an account based on her personal experiences, Vendetta pegs Lubben as a fraud and a hypocrite who […]

 

Chong Kim Press Statement Includes No Answers, Uses the Word ‘Victim’ 11 Times

Chong Kim Press Statement Includes No Answers, Uses the Word ‘Victim’ 11 Times

The demand for answers from recently outed fraud/professional victim Chong Kim and the organizations associated with her has given way to this: in a new press release, Kim refuses to specifically address any of the recent revelations and charges made against her. Instead, the 390-word statement uses the word “victim” 11 times. Wrapping herself in the […]

 

Porn Stars Help Maggie’s Toronto Sex Worker Action Project Raise Over $10,000

Porn Stars Help Maggie’s Toronto Sex Worker Action Project Raise Over $10,000

Maggie’s Toronto Sex Worker’s Action Project is in trouble. The organization is facing a severe budget crunch that jeopardizes its work fighting for sex worker rights across Canada. Although the nonprofit is funded by government and donor dollars, Maggie’s still needs more contributions to both continue and expand their services. Thanks to their current Indiegogo […]