Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers with The Oldest Profession Podcast.
In this episode of The Oldest Profession Podcast, we pay tribute to Carol Leigh, a hero of the sex worker rights movement.
Learn about how the Comstock Act deprived generations of women access to contraception and why that matters today.
Woodhull Freedom Foundation’s fight against FOSTA: Upholding free speech and sex worker rights in court.
Significant win for sex worker rights as Canadian SWer triumphs against non-paying client. Legal implications and industry challenges.
International Whores’ Day: Celebrating sex worker empowerment, history, and rights. Happy IWDay!
Reason Magazine’s recent report on the ongoing impact of the Backpage shutdown on sex workers and free speech.
Stormy Daniels: American hero who took down Trump despite unfair emphasis on her past as a porn star.
Bella Robinson fights for sex workers’ rights in new interview.
Thanks to the Durbar Mahila Samanwaya Committee, March 3rd has been deemed International Sex Worker Rights Day.
Online sex worker denied entry into the US because of their occupation, despite never meeting clients in person.
Anti-human trafficking sting in San Diego and National City resulted in 48 arrests, according to NBC San Diego. While the intention of the sting was to catch those involved in human trafficking, some SWers were also caught up in the operation.
On January 25, 1917, over 300 sex workers in San Francisco marched to protest the imminent closure of their brothels. This was the first sex worker led protest in the United States.
The fight against FOSTA continues as our friends at Woodhull Freedom Foundation went to the Court of Appeals this week.
Decriminalization in Belgium, a stripper strike in North Hollywood, and special guest Alexandra Hunt, whose background as a stripper is a proud part of her campaign.
Belgium is the first country in Europe to decriminalize selling and paying for sex.
Colorado lawmakers unanimously approved legislation that allows sex workers to report violent crime without fear of being arrested.
This week on Old Pro News, transgender housing justice, Safe Reporting in Colorado, the dictionary, and Yeonhoo Cho & Esther Kao from Red Canary Song.
In January 2022, Dictionary dot com added the term “sex worker” to their website after a widespread growth in awareness of the term.