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Social Media and Democracy; Getting It Done, Taking It Personally

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Abuse of craigslist, which is supposed to help people, really pisses me off.

Thoughts From a Former Craigslist Sex Worker

Melissa Petro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Melissa Petro

For all the "victims" of the "adult services" section of Craigslist, there are a number of individuals like myself -- free-thinking human beings -- who are are being stifled by our so-called advocates.

Protest on Craiglist Doorsteps in San Francisco to End "Adult Services" Section

Conchita Sarnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Conchita Sarnoff

Protesters are asking Craigslist to close the euphemistically named "Adult Services" section of their website and set a sex industry-free standard that would help to eliminate human trafficking worldwide and prostitution.

Is Craigslist a Pimp?

Peter Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Peter Schwartz

Craigslist has tripled - to $36 million - revenue it receives annually from advertising for "adult" or "erotic" services. Advertising for sexual services now accounts for one-third of Craigslist's revenue.

An Open Invitation to Rachel Lloyd

Jim Buckmaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jim Buckmaster

For the sake of rescuing victims and prosecuting criminals, is it really a good idea to eliminate the only venue for adult service ads that is highly responsive to law enforcement?

Craigslist Prostitution Lawsuit Thrown Out

Bloomberg News | Andrew M. Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Craigslist won dismissal of a lawsuit filed by the sheriff of Cook County, Illinois, that accused the classified ads Web site of creating a public nui...

My Experience as a Craigslist Hooker: A Requiem for Cragislist Erotic Services

Ester Amy Fischer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ester Amy Fischer

Why can't we as a society have a rational, meaningful discourse about sex work, embracing all its nuances and contradictions?

Craigslist to Henry McMaster: An Apology Is In Order

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Craig Newmark

Jim Buckmaster, Craigslist's CEO, does a great job pointing out why South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster is provably wrong about Craigslist.