Monthly Archives: August 2016

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8/31 Webinar: Reducing Overdose Among Sex Workers

By |2016-08-18T16:47:04+00:00August 18th, 2016|Categories: Blogs|

  Mini-Webinar: Reducing Overdose Among Sex Workers   Wednesday, August 31: 4-4:30PM EST   August 31 is International Overdose Awareness Day. In recognition of this day, we're organizing a mini-webinar focusing on advocacy strategies to reduce overdose among sex workers. This 30-minute webinar will focus on our Good Samaritan Expansion Toolkit. We'll also give a brief [...]

Joint Statement: DOJ Report on Baltimore Police Shows Harms of Criminalization

By |2017-01-25T05:18:59+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Blogs|

Contacts: Jacqueline Robarge, Power Inside | jrobarge at powerinside.org (410) 889-8333 Darby Hickey, Best Practices Policy Project | darbyhickey at gmail.com (202) 250-4869 Katherine M Koster, SWOP-USA | katherine at swopusa.org (877) 776-2004   DOJ Report on Baltimore Police Shows Harms of Criminalization of Commercial Sex The August 10th U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) investigative findings on the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) [...]

Aug 15 Webinar: PROP 60 – The California Bill to Kill Porn

By |2017-01-25T05:18:59+00:00August 11th, 2016|Categories: Blogs|

Monday, August 15: 1-2:30PM PST As it turns 25 this year, the Free Speech Coalition, the Adult Film trade organization, is preparing for what might be its biggest fight yet. A fight against Prop 60, an anti-adult-film ballot initiative that, if passed, would threaten the privacy of everyone from adult film actors to web cammers and mean [...]

SWOP-USA Stands in Solidarity with the Movement for Black Lives

By |2016-08-04T17:08:24+00:00August 4th, 2016|Categories: Blogs|Tags: , , |

On Monday, the Movement for Black Lives (M4BL) released “A Vision for Black Lives: Policy Demands for Black Power, Freedom, & Justice.”  SWOP-USA stands in solidarity with M4BL.  Within the vast and nuanced policy briefs, M4BL called for: The retroactive decriminalization, immediate release and record expungement of all drug related offenses and prostitution, and reparations for [...]

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