#Sex Workers

  • Article: Meghan Markle’s Fans Threw Her an Online Baby Shower to Fundraise for Charities
    Citizenship

    Meghan Markle’s Fans Threw Her an Online Baby Shower to Fundraise for Charities

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 1, 2019

    The royal baby is already raising money for great causes. Read more

  • Article: A Former Sex Worker Has Been Made a Dame in Queen's New Zealand Birthday Honours
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    A Former Sex Worker Has Been Made a Dame in Queen's New Zealand Birthday Honours

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 4, 2018

    Catherine Healy has battled stigma and even arrest — and now she’s being celebrated. Read more

  • Article: Indian Brothel Owners Get Life Sentence for Child Sex Trafficking for First Time Ever
    Girls & Women

    Indian Brothel Owners Get Life Sentence for Child Sex Trafficking for First Time Ever

    March 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Fewer than 40% of trafficking cases end in conviction. Read more

  • Article: This Sex Worker Took a Brave Stand at the Las Vegas Women’s March
    Girls & Women

    This Sex Worker Took a Brave Stand at the Las Vegas Women’s March

    By David Brand|Jan. 24, 2018

    “I am a mother, I am a grandmother and I am a sex worker.” Read more

  • Article: This Man Has Saved Over 2,500 Children From Human Trafficking in India
    Girls & Women

    This Man Has Saved Over 2,500 Children From Human Trafficking in India

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 8, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Global Citizen met Ajeet Singh in London. Read more

  • Article: Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy
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    Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 29, 2017

    Sanders’ new bill would invest billions into modernizing Puerto Rico’s infrastructure. Read more

  • Article: Kenya’s Sex Workers Leading the Fight Against HIV
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    Kenya’s Sex Workers Leading the Fight Against HIV

    July 19, 2017|News Deeply

    "My parents died with HIV so I didn’t have anywhere to go." Read more

  • Article: The Dangerous Conditions Facing Newborn Babies of Sex Workers
    Girls & Women

    The Dangerous Conditions Facing Newborn Babies of Sex Workers

    June 29, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "These women do not have the courage to go to the government hospital fearing stigma." Read more