Monthly Archives: April 2016

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South Carolina Woman Faces 21 Prostitution Charges Solely for Ad Content

By |2017-01-25T05:19:00+00:00April 25th, 2016|Categories: Blogs|

Concerns regarding new precedents curbing free speech & increases in electronic surveillance of adult worker communities. On April 8th, a woman was arrested in Augusta, South Carolina  and charged with 21 prostitution counts solely based on the content of Backpage advertisements she had placed over a three month period this winter. Sex Workers Outreach Project [SWOP-USA] [...]

SWOP-USA Board Apology to Monica Jones

By |2017-01-25T05:19:05+00:00April 24th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

  SWOP-USA would like to publicly apologize to organizer and activist Monica Jones. At a recent SWOP chapter event Monica was subjected to numerous instances of racism and transphobia. While members of the chapter did attempt to mediate during and after the fact, this was not handled in a restorative or accountable manner. While our chapters [...]

4/21 – Technology Privacy & Security Webinar for Sex Workers

By |2017-01-25T05:19:05+00:00April 20th, 2016|Categories: Announcements, Blogs, Events|

Are you a sex worker concerned about your online safety and anonymity? Do you want to learn how to keep your information secure? Join us in a free 2-hour webinar led by anti-surveillance activist and security and privacy educator Dia Kayyali. In this training, Dia will lead participants through a technology risk assessment, discuss various technology/data [...]

Solidarity Statement: Alisha Walker, Self Defense & Access to Justice

By |2017-01-25T05:19:05+00:00April 1st, 2016|Categories: Blogs|

For updates & information about how to support Alisha, visit the Justice for Alisha Facebook page On Jan. 18, 2014, 20 year old Alisha Walker and a friend visited  the home of 61 year old Alan Filan, a Chicago-area Catholic school teacher. Filan had been drinking and according to Walker, he insisted on unprotected sex, swore at [...]

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