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John Buffalo Mailer Talks New Orleans Through The Eyes Of Strippers (Part I)

Mark Coker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Mark Coker

The whole city seemed like a walking party to our eighteen year old sensibilities. It did not take me more than a couple of days to realize that New Orleans held for me the best of original American culture.

Selling Children in America

Conchita Sarnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Conchita Sarnoff

At long last a step in the right direction! With the heart wrenching crisis in Haiti reaching its apex and human atrocities being plastered across eve...

Thriving Costa Rica Sex Trade Attracts Prostitutes, Patrons From Afar

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Miami Herald reports that the global recession has boosted Costa Rica's sex trade as more women from countries throughout Latin America travel to ...

Emma Thompson's 'Journey' Exhibit Spotlights Sex Trafficking

Huffington Post | Tam Vo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Two-time Academy Award-winning British actress Emma Thompson is focusing her attention on the issue of human trafficking of women and young girls by c...

Child Sex Boom Fueled By Global Recession

GlobalPost | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK, Thailand -- Narisaraporn Asipong, a matronly social worker at the "Mercy Center" shelter met 8-year-old Niran (a pseudonym) five years ago in...

Japanese Love Hotels Boom In The Recession

Huffington Post | Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

In Japan, where the global financial meltdown has especially taken its toll, not all industries are languishing. In fact, one of the most notably res...

Jason Linkins

Department Of Homeland Security Shows Surprising Proficiency In Sex Trade Slang | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Via Nerve comes the story of this document, recently obtained by The Smoking Gun, which is apparently from a letter sent by the Department of Homeland...

Sex Trade Suffers From Global Recession

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The international sex trade -- brothels, bath houses, escort services, etc. -- has taken a big hit from parsimonious clients tightening their belts th...

Lonely Danes and Thai Brides: Janus Metz' "Love on Delivery"

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Karin Badt

The film bears a highly controversial message: these economic-emotion exchange marriages work out to everyone's heart content.

The Church Can No Longer Deny World Crises

Tri Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tri Robinson

What I am about to state seems indisputably clear to me as a Bible-believing and Bible-practicing Christian. After spending the better part of 30 year...

Not a Woman in the Picture

Paul Jenkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Jenkins

Is it a coincidence that in the world's largest economy, whose military expenditure accounts for half the global total, the most senior posts dealing with money and war are still reserved for men?

Malaysia's New Trafficking Law Leads To First Conviction Over Prostitution Case | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An Indian woman has been sentenced to eight years in jail by a Malaysian court in Kuala Lumpur for forcing her 33-year-old compatriot into prostitutio...

Five Former Slaves Who Are Changing the World | Kathryn Hawkins | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

We've all learned about the courageous acts of former slaves in American history like Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman--but while the Emancipatio...

Sex Industry Spreads Around London: "It's Like Going For a Drink" | Julie Bindel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

When Frank rang a brothel in Enfield, he could hear a baby crying in the background. When Alan called one in Southwark, he could make out the sound of...

For Sale: Teenage Virgin

Telegraph | Sue Ryan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Thirty miles west of the Taj Mahal, on the road to the pink city of Jaipur, tourists on buses pass a sight that the guide books rarely mention. A mil...