Appropriations for the Abolitionists: Undermining Effects of the U.S. Mandatory Anti-Prostitution Pledge in the Fight Against Human Trafficking and HIV/AIDS
- Free Speech and AIDS. Palmer, Kimberly // Government Executive;Oct2006, Vol. 38 Issue 17, p30
The article reports that the U.S. groups receiving government funding to fight HIV/AIDS have refused to sign an anti-prostitution pledge. The groups do not agree with a paragraph in the legislation to fight HIV and AIDS. The paragraph states that no funds can go to any group that does not have a...
- Sex workers won't see AIDS funds. Sircar, Oishik // Asian Pacific Post;12/20/2007, p21
The author comments on the Emergency Fund for AIDS Relief of the U.S. President and its impact on sex workers. The author relates how the U.S. policy relating to the emergency fund affects the human trafficking efforts of countries such as Pakistan, India and Nepal. An overview of how sex...
- TOOLBOX. // Presbyterians Today;Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 106 Issue 1, p57
The article presents several resources related to human trafficking, including Campaign for Fair Food, the Alliance to End Slavery and Trafficking and Freedom Network USA.
- Constitutional Prostitution. Weissmueller, Zach // Reason;Nov2015, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p52
The article discusses on viability of Constitutional laws against prostitution in U.S. This focuses on a California's lawsuit filed by Erotic Service Provider Legal, Education & Research Project (ESPLER) wants to protect the right of sex workers taking the help of constitutional right to sexual...
- ROCKERS AGAINST TRAFFICKING. // Making Music (1552-2946);Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p12
The article offers information on the Rockers Against Trafficking, a nonprofit organization which advocates for education and prevention and elimination of human trafficking.
- U.S.: Courts rule anti-prostitution policy restriction on AIDS funding violates right to free speech. Silver, Ellen // HIV/AIDS Policy & Law Review;Dec2006, Vol. 11 Issue 2/3, p54
The article reports that courts in the District of Columbia and in the Southern District of New York recently ruled that the U.S. government's anti-prostitution policy restriction on AIDS funding violates the First Amendment. The courts heard cases concerning a U.S. policy that requires that...
- NEW YORK'S EFFORTS TO COMBAT HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN THE MODERN ERA. Lippman, Jonathan // Albany Government Law Review;2014, Vol. 7 Issue 1, pvii
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses the theme of the journal which focuses on the efforts taken by the New York State government to fight against human trafficking and decrease the charges of prostitutions by providing education, job training and counseling.
- Policewomen being hired to fight female underworld. // Asian Pacific Post;9/4/2008, p9
The article reports that the Special Women Police Contingent (SWPC) was established in Bangladesh to battle sex trade, drug peddling and trafficking of women and children.
- Human pipeline probe. Ved, Mahendra // Asian Pacific Post;10/23/2008, p30
This article states that Indian, Malaysian and Singaporean authorities are intensifying their investigation into a widespread trafficking racket that forces women from India's northeastern states into prostitution in Malaysia and Singapore.