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#CleanUpTwitter – Join the Social Media Campaign

For too long Twitter has refused to proactively monitor its website to remove pornographic content, or prostitution accounts. But now there is something you can do about it! Share the below graphics with the hashtag #CleanUpTwitter across all social media platforms in order to send the message that consumers want a safe, non-exploitive, online environment. […]

2017 Dirty Dozen: Twitter

School Resource Provides Shocking Graphic Material to Children: EBSCO Scandal

Simple searches in EBSCO databases (an educational resource for school children) result in articles normalizing prostitution, promoting anal sex, and includes live links to hardcore pornography websites. Watch the video here: Take action, download and share the below graphics on social media! Hover over the image for easy sharing options.

ebsco school resource

2018 Dirty Dozen List: EBSCO

Why Are Pro-Prostitution Pundits Fighting Anti-Sex Trafficking Campaigns Around the Super Bowl?

The National Center on Sexual Exploitation works with dozens of anti-sexual exploitation groups every year on the #TackleDemand campaign to raise awareness about the need to combat the demand for commercial sex. Why? In part, because the demand for commercial sex fuels sex trafficking. Every year some people make hyperbolic and false claims that the Super […]

Issue: Prostitution – Bright Light on the Red Light

How Stripping, Prostitution, and Sex Trafficking Occurs Through Snapchat

In addition to Snapchat’s troubling association with the normalization of sexting, Snapchat has facilitated the monetization of sexting thanks to the advent of Snapcash, an in-app way to exchange money. Question: What do you call a sexual performance conducted in exchange for money? Answer: Prostitution, pornography, stripping…and sometimes even sex trafficking. Increasingly, pornography performers and […]

2018 Dirty Dozen: Snapchat

Stop Netflix from Glamorizing the Sex Trafficking of Teenage Girls

If you’ve been following us on social media, you may have seen a couple of posts regarding Netflix. Though the site streams several shows with mature content, one show intended to entertain its Italian market is especially egregious. Based loosely on the account of the “Baby Squillo scandal,” the show titled “Baby” follows a group […]

Issue: Prostitution – Bright Light on the Red Light

9th Circuit Court Affirms, Sexual Exploitation is Nobody’s Job

The United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit today handed down a unanimous decision in the case of Erotic Service Providers Legal, Education and Research Project (ESPLERP) v. Gascón upholding California’s prostitution law. The National Center on Sexual Exploitation filed an amicus curiae brief on behalf of itself and several other anti-sexual exploitation […]

Sexual Exploitation is Nobody's Job

Issue: Prostitution – Bright Light on the Red Light

MSN: Netflix Accused Of Glamourizing Sex Trafficking Over Italian Drama Baby

Netflix has been accused of glamourizing sex trafficking after commissioning an Italian drama based on the Baby Squillo teen prostitution scandal. The U.S.-based National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) called for eight-part drama Baby to be axed ahead of its launch. The SVOD service ordered the series, which is produced by Italian firm Fabula Pictures, in November. It explores the […]

Reuters: Netflix accused of glamorizing child sex trafficking with ‘Baby’ drama

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Survivors of sex trafficking urged Netflix on Thursday to can a new show called “Baby” – inspired by an Italian teen sex scandal – accusing the streaming service of normalizing child abuse. In a letter to executives, they accused Netflix of double standards for glamorizing sexual exploitation, weeks after it […]

Issue: Prostitution – Bright Light on the Red Light

Care about Cyntoia Brown? Stop normalizing “teenage prostitution.”

Cyntoia Brown was a 16-year-old sex trafficking victim, for all purposes invisible to society. Her trafficker, Garion “Cut Throat” McGlothen, had coercive control over her life in August 2004 when she was picked up close to a Tennessee Sonic parking lot by 43-year-old Johnny Mitchell Allan. Allan, a real estate agent, purchased Cynotia for sex that […]

Cyntoia Brown

Issue: Prostitution – Bright Light on the Red Light

NewsBusters: Left-Wing Feminist Slams ‘Misogynistic’ Prostitution and the Sex Trade Share

It’s a trend for women’s magazines and online sites to promote porn and herald “sex work” as “empowering” to young women. But that isn’t stopping one feminist journalist from speaking out against prostitution and the sex trade. Last month, Julie Bindel spoke at the National Center for Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) following the recent publication of her book The Pimping of Prostitution: Abolishing […]

Julie Bindel Discusses the Harms of Decriminalization

Issue: Prostitution – Bright Light on the Red Light

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