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FOSTA / SESTA Community Call Notes

  • April 3, 2018
  • Savannah Sly

Below are notes from the organizers of Survivors Against SESTA, a small group of volunteer activists who were advocating fiercely against... Continue Reading

Summery of “Nothing About Us Without Us” Demonstration on #ISWRD

  • March 4, 2015
  • MaryMagdalene

On International Sex Worker Rights Day, supporters from SWOP-Seattle amassed at the State House in Olympia to make the voices and... Continue Reading

Summery of Proposed “End Demand” Bills in WA

  • February 23, 2015
  • MaryMagdalene

Updated Sunday Feb 28th, 2015 Members of the Sex Workers Outreach Project in Seattle are gravely concerned over the recently surge... Continue Reading

Local Sex Workers Speak Out Against Proposed Legislation

  • February 18, 2015
  • MaryMagdalene

By MARCIE SILLMAN & KATE O’CONNELL from KUOW Marcie Sillman speaks with Washington state Rep. Dick Muri, R-Steilacoom, about the need for legislation which... Continue Reading

Meet the Sex Workers Who Lawmakers Don’t Believe Exist

  • February 11, 2015
  • MaryMagdalene

How a New Anti-Trafficking Push in Olympia Is Disrespecting and Endangering Consensual Sex Workers by Sydney Brownstone Published in the Stranger... Continue Reading

Seattle Sex Workers Speak Up at the State House

  • February 8, 2015
  • MaryMagdalene

This past week, volunteers from SWOP-Seattle went twice to the State House to address concerns over several anti-sex trafficking bills that... Continue Reading

Dear Councilman Neilson – We Support SWOP-Philly

  • February 7, 2015
  • MaryMagdalene

This just in from our SWOP peers in Philadelphia: Legislation introduced by Councilman Ed Neilson on Thursday would ban Philadelphia hotels... Continue Reading