They Still Have Rights: The Search for Humanity and Justice for Sex Workers

Gary Ridgway, the Green River Killer, confessed to the murder of between 48 and 71 prostitutes in the 80s and 90s: "I picked prostitutes because I thought I could kill as many of them as I wanted without getting caught." Earlier this month — December 17th, 2012 — was the 10th annual International Day to End Violence… »12/30/12 11:00am12/30/12 11:00am

New Website Lets Users Shame 'Potential Prostitutes' Unless They Pay Up

The platonic ideal of internet vigilante justice (see: Anonymous holding Stuebenville accountable for the nearly covered-up rape of a teenage girl) is awesome. But there's a frightening downside: what if the accused are innocent? Even worse, what if the accusers are masquerading as do-gooders and purposefully slander… »12/27/12 4:15pm12/27/12 4:15pm

Veteran Cop Uses 'Hookernomics' to Bemoan 'Hideous' Local Prostitutes

Alex Teach has been a police officer for 20 years, so he knows what he's talking about when he writes in the Chattanooga Pulse that the area's prostitutes — oh, sorry, I mean the "hideous local specimens" — are BY FAR the ugliest prostitutes in the entire nation, according to a think tank comprised of "a past crew of… »7/20/12 7:15pm7/20/12 7:15pm

Mike Tyson Recalls His Past: 'I Was a Prostitute Hunter'

Mike Tyson — former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, convicted rapist and pigeon enthusiast — has a one-man show (a "raw confessional") coming to Broadway. He's been on a journey, and the show will explain all that has happened. And he would like for you to know that he has changed. He is now a "wimp"… »6/19/12 1:15pm6/19/12 1:15pm

Cranky Eighteenth-Century Johns Deemed Prostitutes Old, Money-Grubbing, And Illiterate

Harris's List is an 18th century catalog of London prostitutes complete with (real) names, addresses, and descriptions of each, and it proves to me just how much men throughout the ages have loved reviewing prostitutes. They love it today, they loved it 250 years ago, and my guess is that even most Egyptian… »11/09/11 2:50pm11/09/11 2:50pm