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Strippers Are Turning To Old-School Union Tactics To Fight For Fair Wages
, Guest Writer
Exotic dancers deal with harassment, discriminatory labor practices and club owners who find devious ways to limit their pay. Here's a look inside the battle to unionize stripping.
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Stormy Daniels' Arrest Is Just A Taste Of All The Absurd Laws Strippers Deal With
, Guest Writer
The ways America criminalizes sex work can be preposterous. But the consequences are no laughing matter.
Jacq The Stripper
'Yes, You Can Be A Stripper And A Feminist'
Comedian and stripper, Jacq the Stripper explains how strippers can be feminists too and why sex workers may feel left out of the Me Too movement.
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I'm A Stripper And I'm In A Healthy, Monogamous Relationship
, Guest Writer
It works even though my biggest fear going into exotic dancing was that no one would ever love me.
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Left Out Of #MeToo, Strippers Fight For More Rights In The Workplace
"You think this is easy?"
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Vivica A. Fox Angers Fans By Claiming Her Strip Show Isn't For Gays
Curtis M. Wong
Suddenly, "Vivica's Black Magic" seems a lot less... magical.
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Man Accused Of Paying Stripper For Lap Dance With Fake $100 Bill
Stephen Gidcumb allegedly printed the counterfeit cash at home.
It Isn't Always Easy Being a Guy
Education Manager for the Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Expl...
Paying for strip teases and lap dances continues to represent the zeitgeist of the American bachelor party. As men, why do we continue to promote hypermasculinity?
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High School Girls Busted After Hiring Male Stripper For Swimming Banquet
And this wasn't the first time it's happened.
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Uniformed Officer Mistaken For Stripper While Checking On 50th Birthday Party
"I had to beat a hasty retreat."
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How I Went From Being His Stripper To Being His Wife
Every time he came in, I tried to find an excuse to spend time with him but he was completely oblivious.
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Man Learns Tough Life Lesson After Telling Stripper She's Fat
Kyle Yeomans reportedly advised the dancer to "go to the gym and lose weight."
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Zola Tells All: The Real Story Behind The Greatest Stripper Saga Ever Tweeted
On a recent night in Detroit, Aziah "Zola" Wells returned to where it all began: Hooters. As the petite 20-year-old beauty
Social Media, Zola and the Sex Worker Horror Story
Writer, editor, and stripper.
Every sex worker has a horror story. We get robbed, arrested, beaten, humiliated. I file those events away in memory as "shit happens" because the alternative is too depressing. Maybe that's what Zola was doing: defusing the horror of her experience with humor.
This Is What I Learned by Eating With My Las Vegas Escort, Instead of Sleeping With Her
When reality set in, Rudy pulled out a rolodex of contacts we could hit up in the city, but the trick was finding someone
Drive Thru Coffee Stand Accused Of Being A Brothel
The owner of Java Juggs, a drive thru coffee stand, is facing prostitution charges after investigators found bikini-clad employees selling more than just caffeinated drinks.
ManServants For Hire Are Like Strippers, But So Much Better
All of this comes at a price of course. The company's founders tell The Huffington Post that prices will be available in
Victim of Viral YouTube Video has Message for Racist Stripper in Explosive Interview
Tanya Young Williams
Crisis Management Expert, University Lecturer, On-Air Legal An...
For the first time since the now world famous altercation, Benning sends a direct message to Janelle Ambrosia. Watch my explosive
Antonia Crane Talks About Sex Work, Slut-Shaming, Biting Matthew McConaughey and Her New Book: Spent
David Henry Sterry
Author, activist, performer, muckraker, book doctor
AC: I love tears. I am glad you cried and am honored my writing had this effect on you. I love reading stories that make
NYC Strip Clubs Flooded With College Girl Applicants After Belle Knox
Ever since controversial undergrad/Duke porn star Belle Knox announced she’d be headlining her first strip show in NYC on
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