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How Should Men Who Buy Sex With Minors Be Punished?

OPB | Aug. 28, 2014

THURSDAY: We'll talk about how johns are prosecuted, and how that relates to the overall strategy of combating child sex trafficking.

Child Trafficking Report

OPB | Aug. 06, 2013

A new report commissioned by the Department of Justice shows how widespread child trafficking is in the Portland metro area.

How To Curb Child Sex Trafficking

OPB | April 01, 2013

Several bills working their way through the legislature right now seek to crack down on child sex trafficking in Oregon.

A New Shelter for Victims of Sexual Exploitation

OPB | Nov. 21, 2011

Janus Youth Programs is opening a new long-term shelter for youth sex workers. What impact will it have on Portland's sex trafficking problem?

Progress on Prostitution?

OPB | July 28, 2011

Is the City of Portland making headway in its fight against prostitution?

The Culture of Pimping

OPB | March 09, 2011

What role do pimps play in Oregon's sex trafficking trade?

Human Trafficking

OPB | Aug. 04, 2010

What's being done about underage sex trafficking in Oregon?

As We Are: Sex Workers

OPB | April 15, 2009

What is life like for people who work in the sex industry?

Local Lunch

OPB | March 20, 2009

How much is a local lunch worth?

Changing the Kicker

OPB | March 18, 2009

Should Oregon's kicker go to the rainy day fund instead of back to taxpayers?

Rethinking Schools

OPB | March 16, 2009

What does innovation in Oregon schools look like?

Prostitution Problems

OPB | Sept. 15, 2008

What's the best way to curb prostitution in Oregon?