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Sex Work Decriminalized in New York?

Will New York become the first state to decriminalize sex work? The answer is yes — if it was up to this group of advocates, lawmakers, and sex workers fighting to push through legislation to improve the lives of people in the sex trades.

03/30/2019 12:01 PM
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  • Jasmine J.
    06/19/2019 15:44

    I'm getting confused. Sex workers to have basic needs but then sex trafficking needs to be stopped. Ok

  • Marina B.
    06/17/2019 16:47

    Way too many women and children are kidnapped and trafficked for sex every day but this is the priority 😒😒😒 how about using your rescources as former sex workers to free those who are being enslaved and forced into that life? Never met a hooker who always wanted to be a hooker since she was a kid, that's not anyone's goal in life, it's a last resort...

  • Nancy C.
    06/16/2019 18:05

    If your mad about this I really hope you never looked at porn of any kind because news flash that's sex work to

  • Mercedes E.
    06/14/2019 03:44

    Oh for f*cks sake!!!

  • John H.
    06/11/2019 14:13

    Does anybody remember the Mustang Ranch open Sparks County Nevada why don't they just legalize prostitution like old Joe conforte a did but this is really going to blow your mind the IRS was basically blackmailing Joe because of taxes so our Uncle Sam try to run the ranches and they couldn't even do that right I could get a senior in high school they could do that properly

  • Joyce M.
    06/11/2019 13:18

    Uggg ):

  • Randale C.
    06/11/2019 05:03

    What is next?

  • Robert N.
    06/10/2019 22:23

    Are you kidding me. New York politicians have no idea what they're doing. They have no value on human life have no morals. I pray for their souls

  • Nini D.
    06/10/2019 18:18

    mad humans

  • Brut
    06/10/2019 16:11

    Special thanks to . For more on the legislation to decriminalize sex work: https://newrepublic.com/article/154111/new-york-bill-decriminalization-prostitution-sex-worker-rights

  • Tim H.
    05/31/2019 20:58

    Raise the penalty this is not good that our young people or children see these sort of things it lowers morals this country can will survive without sex workers should be prohibited

  • Mike Y.
    05/28/2019 18:46

    so you only want what you feel should be legal to be legalized but what others say should be illegal means nothing to you ? if you want your opinions heard and recognized then the opposition has that same right to expect the same from you - not justice this issue but any issue

  • Stan B.
    05/27/2019 12:33

    Like drugs it wouldn’t exist if there wasn’t a demand The pitcher is as guilty as the catcher if that’s the road you chose to go down

  • Mike W.
    05/26/2019 02:48

    Idiots

  • Dawn M.
    05/25/2019 03:42

    Dummies!!!!

  • Jose O.
    05/24/2019 03:54

    I thought sex workers were victims?

  • Eddie R.
    05/23/2019 21:53

    We live in a sick world.

  • Patrick M.
    05/22/2019 19:13

    What next? Pedophilia? Ooh yeah, child sex rings are a thing pretty much everywhere in the world.... But seriously, what next? Ho401k's? Free health insurance for hookers? Making it illegal to refer to them as hookers?

  • Frank B.
    05/21/2019 11:30

    So when a Pimp or a Customer beats them to a pulp we can call it occupational hazard. In reality this is New York creating another tax revenue stream

  • Eileen G.
    05/16/2019 19:15

    True Sex in the City, wonder if there will be cameras. What is the going tax rate on organized sex? I guess some politicians will have to increase the sex cover up fund.