The US PROStitutes Collective (US PROS) is a multiracial network of women who work or have worked in different areas of the sex industry. Founded in 1982, US PROS campaigns for the decriminalization of prostitution and for justice, protection and resources so that no woman, young person or man is forced into prostitution through poverty or violence.
On September 9, at an open meeting in Sacramento called by the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP), women came or called in by phone from San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley, Santa Cruz, Los Angeles. They gave moving testimony, most as survivors … Continue reading →
Statement from Rachel West of the US PROStitutes Collective at public hearing of the California Victim Compensation program, February 28, 2013 We support compensation for all women who have been victims of rape and other violence including women who have … Continue reading →
May 13, 2013 To: California Victim’s Compensation and Government Claims Board (CalVCP) P.O. Box 48, Sacramento, CA 95812-0048 Compensation is official acknowledgement of what victims suffer and is money which can help with security and recovery. It must be available … Continue reading →
Statement at a California Victim Compensation meeting, May 16, 2013, by Lori Nairne, Legal Action for Women (LAW) Based in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1984, we help women who cannot afford lawyers get legal advice and support. Over … Continue reading →
♦ See how sex workers came together with Ladies and Lords, Members of Parliament and a wide range of supporters including from Iraq, India and Bolivia to challenge new repressive legislation in the England. Hear them confront the religious fundamentalists … Continue reading →