Media Releases



Jackson Heights talks over-policing

Queens Chronicle -- 03/12/2015

Anyone in Favor of Child Sex Slavery?

The Marshall Project -- 02/11/2015


Debunking 6 Myths about People in the Sex Industry

Everyday Feminism -- 11/05/2014

Is sting tweeting ethical?

Center for Digital Ethics & Policy -- 06/09/2014

The Sex Workers Project

Best of the Left -- 05/13/2014

NYPD to stop seizing sex work suspects' condoms

Associated Press -- 05/12/2014

The Sex Workers Project Receives the 2014 Emil Gumpert Award

Network of Sex Work Projects -- 05/07/2014

Understanding The Modern Sex Work Industry

Huffington Post -- 03/20/2014

Non-Profit Spotlight: The Sex Workers Project

ModCity Magazine -- 03/07/2014


06/21/2013 'No Condoms as Evidence' Bill Passes New York State Assembly

05/28/2013 Florida Governor Signs HB1325 and HB1327 Relating to Victims of Human Trafficking

03/12/2013 Diverse Chorus Applauds as Mayor Bloomberg Signs Two Bills Limiting NYC's Participation in Widely Discredited Immigration Enforcement Programs

02/28/2013 New Research Shows Human Trafficking Pipeline From Mexico to NYC



07/19/12 At International AIDS Conference in D.C., A Call To Change U.S. Policy On Sex Work and HIV



08/16/10 Governor Patterson Signs First In the Nation Bill Allowing Survivors of Sex Trafficking to Clear Prostitution Convictions

06/16/10 NY State Senate Passes Legislation Allowing Survivors of Sex Trafficking to Clear Prostitution Convictions



06/18/09 Anti-trafficking advocates urge Rhode Island legislators to reject flawed prostitution bill

06/16/09 New York State Assembly gives trafficking victims a second chance



12/12/08 SWP welcomes increased protections for trafficked persons

11/07/08 SWP Statement on Proposition K



11/30/07 SWP Statement on World AIDS Day

05/01/07 Advocates Criticize Moralistic Policy that Randall Tobias Enforced



11/30/06 Murders in Atlantic City Highlight Violence Against Sex Workers



03/30/05 Indoor Sex Workers Are Isolated and Fear Violence



12/17/03 Candlelight Vigil Calls for an End to Violence Against Sex Workers

06/23/03 Report Puts Human Face on Prostitutes as Victims of Violence