Amplifying the voices of people in the sex trades through media, advocacy, and storytelling programs
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Over the past year, RedUP members have been observing and documenting the Human Trafficking Intervention Courts in Brooklyn and Queens to find out what is happening inside this new statewide court system. Learn more and download our report, released October 1!
The Red Umbrella Diaries is a feature documentary that tells the personal stories of seven diverse New Yorkers who work in different sectors of the sex trade and come together to tell their tales on stage at Joe’s Pub. Check out our official trailer!
Issue 4 of our literary journal is out now in print and ebook formats! Subscribe and read original memoir stories about sex work.
On May 12, 2014 the NYPD announced that it would ban officers from collecting condoms as evidence of prostitution in some prostitution-related arrests. Read RedUP’s response!