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Nineteen Senators Write Letter to Village Voice Media Telling Them to Stop Partaking in Human Trafficking

Nineteen Senators have written a letter to Village Voice Media, calling for it to end its role in sex trafficking through its company, backpage.com. Backpage.com has gained recognition recently for its role in allowing pimps/johns to advertise their prostitutes- young … Continue reading

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Sign this petition: Stop advertising sex trafficking of young girls & boys on backpage.com

Sign this petition on Change.org to tell Village Voice Media to stop advertising sex trafficking of young boys and girls on backpage.com. According to Nicholas Kristof’s column on March 17, backpage.com has become the premier web site for human trafficking … Continue reading

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Pimps use Internet to sell girls

According to Nicholas Kristof’s column on January 25, johns are marketing young girls for sex on backpage.com, which is owned by Village Voice Media. According to the article, “Lauren Hersh, the ace prosecutor in Brooklyn who leads the sex-trafficking unit … Continue reading

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