How the ‘Nigerian mafia’ exploits African women in Europe | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “How the ‘Nigerian mafia’ exploits African women in Europe | DW News” – below is their description. Nigerian women make up the majority of African human trafficking victims in Europe, with most forced into prostitution. Numerous secret societies run the smuggling — and authorities say they’re increasingly violent. … Read more How the ‘Nigerian mafia’ exploits African women in Europe | DW News

Feds press ex-girlfriend for cooperation in Gaetz probe

CNN published this video item, entitled “Feds press ex-girlfriend for cooperation in Gaetz probe” – below is their description. Federal investigators scrutinizing Rep. Matt Gaetz are seeking the cooperation of a former Capitol Hill intern who was once a girlfriend of the Florida Republican, sources familiar with the matter tell CNN. Investigators could also soon … Read more Feds press ex-girlfriend for cooperation in Gaetz probe

New York will no longer prosecute prostitution cases

CNBC Television published this video item, entitled “New York will no longer prosecute prostitution cases” – below is their description. The Manhattan District Attorney’s office says it will no longer prosecute prostitution cases. Contessa Brewer joins ‘The News with Shepard Smith’ to discuss. CNBC Television YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the … Read more New York will no longer prosecute prostitution cases

Women detail drug use, sex and payments after parties with Gaetz and others

CNN published this video item, entitled “Women detail drug use, sex and payments after parties with Gaetz and others” – below is their description. The first thing some of the women were asked to do when they got to the house parties in the gated community in suburban Orlando was to put away their cellphones, … Read more Women detail drug use, sex and payments after parties with Gaetz and others

Police storm an alledged sex slave house on Brisbane’s Southside | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Police storm an alledged sex slave house on Brisbane’s Southside | 7NEWS” – below is their description. Fed drugs, forced into prostitution, even tattooed as being ‘owned’ by a man, accused of keeping women as sex slaves on Brisbane’s southside. Two people today faced court, accused of the … Read more Police storm an alledged sex slave house on Brisbane’s Southside | 7NEWS

Ghana free education reforms prompt waiting lists, social problems

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ghana free education reforms prompt waiting lists, social problems” – below is their description. Improvements to Ghana’s public high school system have led to declining enrolments, and closures, of many private schools. At the same time, many students are spending months waiting to secure a free high … Read more Ghana free education reforms prompt waiting lists, social problems

‘Get your laws off my body’ | March in support of sex workers’ rights in Berlin

RT published this video item, entitled “‘Get your laws off my body’ | March in support of sex workers’ rights in Berlin” – below is their description. Protesters took to the streets of Berlin to demand better rights for sex workers, who have been hit particularly hard by the lack of financial support from the … Read more ‘Get your laws off my body’ | March in support of sex workers’ rights in Berlin

Los Angeles plagued by human trafficking and underage prostitution

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Los Angeles plagued by human trafficking and underage prostitution” – below is their description. In the United States, a minor is exploited in the sex industry every two minutes, according to activists. Every year, a total of 150,000 young people, mostly girls who are US citizens, are … Read more Los Angeles plagued by human trafficking and underage prostitution

Hong Kong Native Gets Political Asylum in U.K. After China Detention

(AP) A former employee at the British consulate in Hong Kong has been granted political asylum in what he believes is the first successful U.K. asylum case from the former British colony. Simon Cheng, who alleges that he was detained and tortured in China last year, told The Associated Press that he hopes his successful … Read more Hong Kong Native Gets Political Asylum in U.K. After China Detention

New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Appears in Court for an Appeals Hearing

Attorneys for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft are scheduled for a hearing at 10 a.m. ET in the Florida Fourth District Court of Appeal. Court was held via a Zoom video conference. Prosecutors are trying to save their case against the NFL billionaire. The defendant faces two misdemeanor counts of soliciting another to commit … Read more New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Appears in Court for an Appeals Hearing

Difficult women and how they impacted our lives

In this edition, how we need to be grateful to the so-called difficult women who without them, our lives would be vastly different. Annette Young speaks to UK journalist and author, Helen Lewis, about her latest book on those brave and stubborn feminist pioneers. We also take a look at how teenage prostitution in France … Read more Difficult women and how they impacted our lives

Inside Thailand’s multi-billion dollar sex industry

Prostitution may be illegal in Thailand – but it’s also a multi-billion dollar business. But in March, the country declared a state of emergency because of COVID-19. So what happens to the sex industry in the age of coronavirus and the hundreds of thousands of people who rely on it? SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel … Read more Inside Thailand’s multi-billion dollar sex industry

Former NSW Labor MP Milton Orkopoulos charged with 15 new child sex abuse offences | ABC News

Former NSW Labor minister Milton Orkopoulos has been charged with 15 new child sex abuse offences. Detectives arrested the former Swansea MP at his cell inside Silverwater Jail in western Sydney this morning. The 62-year-old is accused of sexually abused two young boys at Lake Macquarie and on the Mid-North Coast in the 1990s. The … Read more Former NSW Labor MP Milton Orkopoulos charged with 15 new child sex abuse offences | ABC News

Prostitution continues in Germany, despite Covid-19

In Germany, brothels have been shut since March 15 because of the Covid-19 pandemic and there are no plans to re-open them for now. As prostitution is legal in Germany, sex workers who declare their income can receive unemployment benefits. But that isn’t the case for the tens of thousands of women who work illegally and … Read more Prostitution continues in Germany, despite Covid-19

An alarming trend: Teenage prostitution booming in France

Earlier this month the French police dismantled a large prostitution network operating in the Paris region. Among the women being pimped out were many minors. This came as no surprise to authorities: teenage prostitution is booming, with an estimated 6,000 to 10,000 young women selling their bodies across the country. Our France 3 colleagues Laurence Nahon, … Read more An alarming trend: Teenage prostitution booming in France