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Transgender Day of Remembrance 2015

November 20th marks Transgender Day of Remembrance. TDOR memorializes transgender persons who have died due to hate crimes and other types of prejudice. Tampa-local, India Clarke, 22, was murdered in July of 2015. This case got national attention as the Tampa police department continually misgendered her in interviews about the Read more…

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Welcome SWOP Orlando!

Tampa is so happy thatb a SWOP Chapter has formed in Orlando. Check out their website here. Together, we can make Florida stronger in protecting the human rights of sex workers, having fair media representation for those in the adult industry, and reducing harm to those employed on a consensual Read more…

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Amnesty International Votes to Develop Policy Encouraging All Nations to Decriminalize Prostitution

This is the press release. Amnesty staff celebrating historic decision 12 August 2015, 17:00 UTC A crucial vote to protect the human rights of sex workers was passed today in Dublin at Amnesty International’s decision-making forum, the International Council Meeting (ICM). Delegates from around the world adopted a resolution which authorized the Read more…

By swoptampabay, ago