PRE and CATW

Protest Backpage.com with CATW and PRE June 20, 2012 in New York

These prostitution ads in Houston and Las Vegas were located on Backpage.com June 15, 2012. Although they appear to be written by the women, most often they are written and posted by pimps or traffickers. These backpage.com advertisements facilitate the trafficking of women into massage brothels, strip clubs prostitution, and escort prostitution. Most women want […]

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Protest Against Village Voice Media in New York, November 16, 2011

The Coalition Against Trafficking in Women (CATW) in partnership with Prostitution Research and Education (PRE) held a successful protest in front of the Village Voice building in New York City last Wednesday, November 16. The protest held at the New York City office of Backpage.com (owned by Village Voice Media) brought attention to Backpage’s facilitation of and […]

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