The Internet Escort’s Handbook

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Adult Industry Truth Survey

The Adult Industry Truth Survey is an attempt by two sex workers to shed light on what consent and coercion looks like from the perspective of sex workers. Serpent Libertine and Crysta Heart have come together with the help of DePaul University to create the first sex...

Know Your Rights!

A new administration, continuing crackdowns on CraigsList and sex workers watching their incomes fall leave many vulnerable who haven’t worried before. Just in time, SWOP-Chicago has released two videos for all sex workers who face the possibility of arrest on...

Not Screening is Bad Advice

In discussing the Spitzer scandal, Mistress Matisse advises men seeking paid companionship to seek independents. I think that’s the correct route as well. But then she advises clients to seek independents who don’t screen, those who simply go on their instincts. She...

Effects of Explicit Reviews

In Book #2, I discuss reviews, especially the explicit ones favored by The Erotic Review (TER) and some other review sites. While they can be a boon for business, they can also be used against you as evidence to make a case for arrest (this has happened). If they are...