[ad_1] After organizing to repeal the “walking while trans” ban, advocates in the state—and around the country—are looking ahead to the next fight. Last week, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law a bill that repeals a decades-old statute that advocates say disproportionately targeted trans people who are simply walking orContinue Reading

[ad_1] In recent years, you may have heard the term “sex workers” and wondered how it’s different from “sex trafficking.” We often hear “sex workers” referenced these days as a disenfranchised group deserving respect and protections, as in, “The pandemic has been hard on sex workers.” “Sex trafficking” is aContinue Reading

[ad_1] After hearing powerful first-hand accounts of Los Angeles police officers rescuing children from sex traffickers, the Police Commission on Tuesday called on the City Council to protect the LAPD’s anti-trafficking efforts against budget cuts. “Anything less, in my opinion, is an abdication of our responsibility as a city,” saidContinue Reading