Prostitution
Prostitution is the business or practice of engaging in sexual relations in exchange for payment or some other benefit. Prostitution is sometimes described as commercial sex.A person who works in this...
This is a National Emergency
This is a National Emergency
American Airlines Will Train Employees to Save Victims of Human Trafficking
By learning the warning signs, flight attendants (and other members of the travel industry) can save victims of human trafficking.
8 Peoples Found Dead In Trailer At San Antonio TX
Walmart in suspected human trafficking case
LumiDolls to open first sex robot brothel in UK
A BROTHEL where men can fulfil their “wildest fantasies” with sex...
Requiem for the Suicided: The DC Madam
When the DC Madam closed up shop and put her house up for sale, some Washington power players got sp...
CEO Of Backpage.com Arrested, Charged With Pimping
Carl Ferrer, the chief executive of a classifieds website that allows users to post escort ads, was arrested in Texas on Thursday. He faces felony charges, including pimping a minor.
Human Trafficking Survivor's Triathlon Record
Human trafficking survivor Norma Bastidas hopes to inspire other victims of abuse with triathlon world record. Norma Bastidas was lured into slavery with promise of modeling job in Japan Escaped traff...
Charles Wade, Black Lives Matter Leader, Charged With Sex Trafficking
Charles Wade, a prominent Black Lives Matter organizer and co-founder of Operation Help or Hush, was arrested last month and charged with human trafficking and prostitution.
Years later, the 'D.C. Madam' scandal is relevant once more
Years later, the ‘D.C. Madam’ scandal is relevant once more
Louisville Investigates Whether Escort Service Was Used For Recruits
Louisville is investigating allegations that former Cardinals men's basketball staffer Andre McGee brought escorts into dorm parties and paid for the women to strip and have sex with recruits, thei...
This New App Is Being Described As The 'Uber For Escorts'
A new German-based app wants to cut out the middleman in the sex-work trade by allowing customers to connect directly with escorts to arrange "paid dates." The app is called "Ohlala," and it has been ...
Leader Of Islamic State Took American Hostage As Sexual Slave
The leader of the Islamic State personally kept a 26-year-old American woman as a hostage and raped her repeatedly, according to U.S. officials and her family. The family of Kayla Mueller said in an i...
Animal-Sex Tourism Crackdown: Denmark Bans Bestiality
Denmark has approved a law banning bestiality, in a move to tackle animal-sex tourism. Those found guilty of engaging in sexual relations with an animal will now face fines and prison terms. Danish la...
Prostitute Pleads Guilty In Google Executive Heroin Overdose Death On Yacht
Alix Tichelman sentenced to six years in prison after pleading guilty to involuntary manslaughter in death of Forrest Timothy Hayes on his yacht in 2013. A high-end prostitute who pleaded guilty to ki...
US tourists caught carving names into Rome’s Colosseum
Californians, aged 21 and 25, break away from tour group to scratch their initials into ancient amphitheatre, where defacing walls is strictly forbidden
Dominique Strauss-Kahn pimping case loses 5 of 6 accusers
Five of six plaintiffs in a high-profile French prostitution trial have dropped their accusations against Dominique Strauss-Kahn.
History of prostitution
The history of prostitution extends to all ancient and modern cultures. It has been described as "the world's oldest profession".
As early as the 18th century BCE, ancient Mesopotamia recognized t...
Prostitution in ancient Greece
Prostitution was a common aspect of ancient Greece. In the more important cities, and particularly the many ports, it employed a significant number of people and represented a notable part of economic...
Prostitution in ancient Rome
Prostitution in Ancient Rome was legal and licensed. In Ancient Rome, even Roman men of the highest social status were free to engage prostitutes of either sex without incurring moral disapproval, as ...
Mistresses & Courtesans
A courtesan was originally a courtier, which means a person who attends the court of a monarch or other powerful person.In feudal society, the court was the centre of government as well as the residen...
Sacred prostitution
Sacred prostitution, temple prostitution, or religious prostitution is a sexual ritual consisting of sexual intercourse or other sexual activity performed in the context of religious worship, perhaps ...
Brothel
A brothel is a place where people may come to engage in sexual activity with a prostitute, sometimes referred to as a sex worker. Technically, any premises where prostitution commonly takes place qual...
Procuring (prostitution)
Procuring or pandering is the facilitation or provision of a prostitute in the arrangement of a sex act with a customer. A procurer, colloquially called a pimp (if male) or a madam (if female), is an ...
Male prostitution
Male prostitution is the act or practice of men providing sexual services – to either men or women – in return for payment. It is a form of sex work.Male prostitutes are known by various names, some o...
Child prostitution
Prostitution of children or child prostitution is prostitution involving a child. It is a form of commercial sexual exploitation of children. The term normally refers to prostitution of a minor, or pe...
Forced prostitution
Forced prostitution, also known as involuntary prostitution, is prostitution or sexual slavery that takes place as a result of coercion by a third party. The terms "forced prostitution" or "enforced p...