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Victory – TEXXXAS Expo Squeezed into Seedy Strip Club

The TEXXXAS pornography expo has been pushed out of the mainstream in Houston, Texas. Instead of being hosted in a prestigious hotel, the TEXXXAS pornography expo will not be relegated into a seedy strip club. This is an important victory for the movement to end sexual exploitation. In less than two weeks, two hotels (Hilton…

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A Second Hotel Gives TEXXXAS Porn Expo the Boot

The TEXXXAS porn expo could be on the verge of getting run out of town! After Hilton Hotels announced that they canceled their agreement to host the sexploitation event, event coordinators started scrambling to find a new venue. Meanwhile, we got to work contacting our hotel friends. Because of our work with the Dirty Dozen…

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Victory: Hilton Cancels TEXXXAS Expo Over Concerns Of Sexual Exploitation

Houston, we have a victory! Just yesterday we posted a blog explaining how the TEXXXAS pornography expo was scheduled to occur in Houston, Texas, next month. We reached out to Hilton executives to inform them about the harmful nature of this sexually exploitive event. And Hilton Worldwide cancelled its arrangement with the pornography expo! Along with…

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TEXXXAS Porn Expo Raises Concerns About Uptick in Sex Trafficking

Trigger warning: short list of pornographic film titles included in this article. Houston, we have a problem. A pornography expo, not-so-subtly titled TEXXXAS, is taking place at the Hilton Houston Galleria Area Hotel in Houston, August 17-20. TEXXXAS event organizer John Grey has publicly stated: “Houston needs something like this, I think, and there is a market…

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3 Reasons You Should Attend Our Summit to End Sexual Exploitation

You’re busy. You’ve got bills to pay, and places to be. Why then, should attend our Coalition to End Sexual Exploitation (CESE) Summit? 1) You care about these issues, but there’s still so much to learn. At the CESE Summit, you can learn about the latest messaging, research, innovations on issues of pornography, sex trafficking,…

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STATEMENT: Dallas Votes to Ban Porn Expo Despite Threats of Lawsuit

Statement by Dawn Hawkins, Executive Director of NCOSE   Washington, DC – The Dallas City Council voted Wednesday afternoon to ban Exxxotica, a pornography expo, from returning to the city-owned downtown convention center. The National Center on Sexual Exploitation applauds the Dallas City Council, and Mayor Rawlings, for an enlightened decision against a sexually exploitive…

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Dallas City Council Votes to Ban Porn Expo Despite Threats of Lawsuit

The Dallas City Council, led by Mayor Rawlings, voted Wednesday afternoon to ban Exxxotica, a pornography expo, from returning to the city-owned downtown convention center. Needless to say, the Exxxotica expo, and the porn industry at large, will not be happy with the Dallas City Council the same way the East India Company was not…

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