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Sex Trafficking

  1. sex trafficking
    Actress Allison Mack’s Friend ‘Taken Aback’ by Her Alleged Ties to Sex CultHe said that Mack was “the type of person who had self-help books and recommendations.”
  2. crime
    Actress Allison Mack Praises Alleged Sex Cult in Newly Resurfaced Video“I want to be remembered for the way I impacted people.”
  3. crime
    Everything You Need to Know About Allison Mack’s Role in NXIVM Sex CultThe Smallville actress, who is charged with sex trafficking and related crimes, was released on $5 million bond on April 24.
  4. power
    Senate Passes SESTA, the Controversial Sex-Trafficking BillThe Stop Enabling Sex-Trafficking Act has been vehemently opposed by sex workers.
  5. politics
    Here’s What’s Wrong With the So-Called Anti–Sex Trafficking BillWhile many celebrities have given PSAs in support of SESTA, sex workers say the bill will endanger them.
  6. bad takes
    Missouri’s Attorney General Has a Terrible Theory About the Sexual RevolutionJosh Hawley thinks it led to the “exploitation of women on a scale that we would never have imagined.”
  7. the harvey weinstein case
    Harvey Weinstein Now Faces Sex-Trafficking ChargesBob Weinstein and the Weinstein Company are also involved in the complaint.
  8. power
    Why Rihanna Is Calling for the Release of This Sex-Trafficking VictimIn 2004, Cyntoia Brown was sentenced to life in prison for killing a man who paid her for sex at age 16.
  9. power
    Trump Campaign Official to Plead Guilty to Child Sex TraffickingFormer Oklahoma senator Ralph Shortey is accused of paying a 17-year-old boy for sex.
  10. crime
    British Model Says She Was Auctioned for Sex on the Dark WebChloe Ayling, 20, was reportedly kidnapped from a Milan photo shoot.
  11. Jury Finds Ex-U.S. Diplomat Liable for Sexually Enslaving a Second HousekeeperThe envoy and her husband were also found liable for similar allegations five years ago.
  12. backpage.com
    Backpage.com Closes Down Adult-Ads SectionThey cited “unconstitutional government censorship” following a Senate report on their site.
  13. sex trafficking
    CEO of Backpage.com Arrested, Charged With Pimping a MinorActivists have been lobbying for his arrest for years.
  14. speeches
    Lena Dunham on Why She’s an Imperfect Feminist“I always tell people that there is no such thing as a perfect feminist, and I am no exception.”
  15. trouble
    Somaly Mam and the Perils of Celebrity PhilanthropyThe Cambodian sex trade survivor’s sensationalized stories obscured the real problem.
  16. interview
    Q&A: The Woman Debunking Myths About Sex WorkAll those stories about Super Bowl sex trafficking were bogus fear-mongering, says author and former sex worker Melissa Gira Grant.
  17. Polanski-Supporting French Culture Minister Bragged About Sex With ‘Young Boys’Calls for resignation are made after gross excerpts from his 2005 autobiography read aloud on French TV.