Action Alert: Help Stop Police Crackdown on Sex Workers in the Mission District in San Francisco A police and city crackdown on sex workers in the Mission District is targeting sex workers, particularly women of color, for harassment and arrest. Proposals to … Continue reading
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Telemundo interviews US Pros Collective about Police Crackdown in the Mission District of San Francisco
On February 17, 2023, Telemundo interviewed Rachel West of the US Prostitutes Collective about the police crackdown on sex workers in the Mission District of San Francisco. Listen to the Spanish language interview at the link below:
KPFA Flashpoints Interview on the Police Crackdown in the Mission District of San Francisco
On February 16, 2023, Rachel West, US Pros Collective, and Nell Myhand, Women of Color in the Global Women’s Strike, were interviewed about the police crackdown on sex workers in the Mission District of San Francisco by Dennis J. Bernstein … Continue reading
US PROS Speech at Sex Worker Rights Symposium for Super Bowl Week ’22
On February 9th, 2022 the Stop The Raids committee held a Sex Worker Rights Symposium online. The committee came together to oppose the false pretext of an increase in trafficking during Super Bowl as an excuse for massive police crackdowns … Continue reading
US PROS quoted in Washington Post
Increased sex trafficking during the Super Bowl is a dangerous myth, these L.A. sex workers say https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2022/02/08/sex-workers-trafficking-super-bowl/ Washington Post Ahead of the event, campaigns to curb trafficking have been popping up in the city. Some believe it could lead to … Continue reading
Know Your Rights To: Protection Justice, Compensation for Sex Workers & Formerly Incarcerated People – Campaign & Booklet
On July 14th 2021 US PROStitutes Collective launched a new Know Your Rights campaign and booklet for sex workers and formerly incarcerated people. The booklet focuses on hard won laws and policies that have to do with protection, justice and … Continue reading
Sex Workers Say California Bill Gives Police Too Much Power
CBS SF Bay Area Sex Workers Say California Bill Gives Police Too Much Power June 24, 2016 6:56 PM SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Sex workers are fighting to do away with parts of a California bill that they say would give … Continue reading
US PROS Speaks Out at Cages Kill-Freedom Rally in Santa Cruz: Bay View Article
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Cages Kill-Freedom Rally in Santa Cruz January 30, 2015 by Courtney Hanson and Willow Katz of Sin Barras, Santa Cruz “Rachel West, US PROStitutes Collective (US PROS), expressed outrage, compassion for the family members and others who’ve lost loved ones, … Continue reading
Listen to sex workers – we can explain what decriminalisation would mean – Article in UK Guardian
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Great victory against criminalizing clients in the UK, from our sisters in the English Collective of Prostitutes. If progress is to be made now an amendment to the modern slavery bill has been defeated, MPs must invite us into the … Continue reading
Upcoming Event: From the UK to the Bay Area – Sex Workers Win Justice and the Right to Work Safely
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(Español abajo) Friday, August 1 518 Valencia Street, San Francisco (16th Mission BART) 6:30pm Snacks, meet and greet Niki from London 7pm program starts $5-10 donation, no one turned away Guest speaker: Niki Adams, English Collective of Prostitutes. Also, Alexandra Berliner, … Continue reading