The Pioneer

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Bay Area’s plan to combat sex-trafficking at Super Bowl

Bay Area’s plan to combat sex-trafficking at Super Bowl

Elizabeth Avalos,
Contributor

February 4, 2016


Filed under Features

While the debate continues on whether the Super Bowl generates enough revenue to outweigh the costs for hosting cities, the sex-trafficking industry sees dollar signs without need for deliberation. For football fans all across the nation, the Super Bowl is the most anticipated sporting event of the...

Play examines sex trade in Oakland

Play examines sex trade in Oakland

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor

March 10, 2015


Filed under Metro, Showcase

In her previous three plays, the Oakland-based playwright Tracie Collins tackled women’s rights and race relations. In her upcoming production, “A Cold Piece of Werk,” Collins focuses on another topical issue that’s right in her backyard: sex trafficking. In “A Cold Piece of Werk,” Collin...

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