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Review: Whore's Glory

Austrian documentarian Michael Glawogger takes his camera into three pitiable spots where there is open prostitution, and where painted ladies, desperate for a living wage, service the most craven clientele.
Painted ladies
By GERALD PEARY  |  June 15, 2012

The new Combat Zone?

As such savage acts often do, the quadruple homicide in Mattapan this past month lured platoons of journalists to Boston's communities of color.
The recent murders in Mattapan only hint at the problems that fester on and around Blue Hill Avenue
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  October 22, 2010
Santoro: 180, UFC, Who Said It, MRTPQ and WTF

Santoro: 180, UFC, Who Said It, MRTPQ and WTF

  Henry Santoro: 180 on the accidental T shutdown, "The Answer" answers questions abou...
By Charlie  |  May 22, 2009

Review: The Girlfriend Experience

Comparing prostitution with capitalism is about as old as the oldest profession itself.
Getting the business
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 22, 2009

Escaping the life

Like the drug dealers in The Wire or accounts of illegal trafficking of any form, the current and former teenage prostitutes in David Schisgall's documentary Very Young Girls don't often refer to their trade as a job.
Counseling New York's exploited Very Young Girls
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  March 25, 2009