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The 2017 Dirty Dozen List is Announced

NCOSE Names Mainstream Companies and Groups Facilitating Sexual Exploitation   The National Center on Sexual Exploitation announced its 2017 Dirty Dozen List today, naming twelve major contributors to sexual exploitation. NCOSE also announced a victory regarding Verizon. Why the Dirty Dozen List is Important No corporation or organization should profit from or facilitate sexual exploitation. […]

2017 Dirty Dozen List – MASTER

Media Advisory: 12 Companies to be Named as Major Sexual Exploiters on NCOSE’s 2017 Dirty Dozen List

WHO: National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) EVENT: Online Press Conference, Live-Streamed WHEN: 1:00 PM ET—February 22, 2017 WHERE: www.DirtyDozenList.com WHY: No corporation should profit from or facilitate sexual exploitation. Unfortunately, many well-established brands, companies, and organizations in America do just that. Since 2013, the National Center on Sexual Exploitation has published an annual Dirty Dozen List to name and […]

2017 Dirty Dozen List – MASTER

STATEMENT: Did Playboy Magazine Scam Retailers or just Resort Back to Sexploitation for Profit?

Statement By Dawn Hawkins, Executive Director of NCOSE One year after Playboy pledged to ban nudity from its magazine, the company has decided to bring it back. The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) denounces this magazine as sexually exploitive and calls on retailers to remove it from their shelves. “Was Playboy’s temporary removal of full nudity a scam to get […]

STATEMENT: Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Is Anti-Woman

Statement by Dawn Hawkins, Executive Director of NCOSE Washington DC – The latest Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue will officially hit the stores next week. The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) denounces the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue for its objectification of women. “Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue is a sexist and repugnant magazine tradition,” said Dawn […]

Fifty Shades Darker Romanticizes Domestic Abusers

Global human rights groups’ #50DollarsNot50Shades and #FiftyShadesIsAbuse campaigns call for support of women’s agencies The London Abused Women’s Centre, Canada; Collective Shout, Australia; Culture Reframed, USA; and The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE), USA are collaborating for the second time to reject the normalization of violence and abuse against women portrayed in the Fifty Shades […]

Fifty Shades of Grey Is Abuse

We Must #TackleDemand for Sex Trafficking at the Super Bowl and Beyond

The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE), in collaboration with more than twenty-five supporting organizations, is conducting a nation-wide social media awareness campaign to #TackleDemand for sex trafficking at the Super Bowl and beyond. “Why is sex trafficking at the Super Bowl a problem? Because some of the men who travel to Houston this weekend […]

Tackle Demand

Global Community Rejects Normalized Violence in “Fifty Shades Darker” Movie, and Franchise

#FiftyShadesisAbuse and #50DollarsNot50Shades campaigns calling for support of women’s agencies The London Abused Women’s Centre, Canada; Collective Shout, Australia; Culture Reframed, USA; and The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE), USA are collaborating for the second time to reject the normalization of violence and abuse against women portrayed in the movie Fifty Shades Darker. Dozens […]

Fifty Shades of Grey Is Abuse

Media Advisory: Recommendations for Congress and Administration on Policy Agenda to Address Sexual Exploitation

WHO: National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) EVENT: Online Press Conference – Policy Recommendations to Address Sexual Exploitation WHEN: 1:00 PM ET, January 30, 2017 WHERE: UPDATED – Video Uploaded Here. WHY: America is suffering from a sexual exploitation crisis. Sex trafficking, pornography addiction, sexual assault, child sexual abuse, and more, are issues significantly impacting American […]

Freedom from Sexploitation Agenda

NCOSE’s Position on “Human Trafficking Prevention Act”

The National Center on Sexual Exploitation does not endorse or support the Human Trafficking Prevention Act (HTPA) also called the Children’s Online Filtering Act. It is not that the ideas in the proposed legislation are without merit, but the bill does not appear to be drafted with careful precision. For example, Section 5, titled, “Duty […]

2017 Dirty Dozen: The Watch List – Department of Justice

STATEMENT: South Dakota Senate Declares Pornography a Public Health Crisis

Statement by Dawn Hawkins, Executive Director of NCOSE Washington, DC – South Dakota senators have unanimously passed a resolution declaring pornography a public health crisis. This non-binding resolution was based on the model resolution written by the National Center on Sexual Exploitation. “The term ‘public health crisis’ is used to broadly define both physical and social […]

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