On Jan 25, 1917 300 sex workers in San Francisco marched to protest the imminent closure of their brothels. The Old Pro Project is an annual event that builds towards this anniversary. We are part of a multigenerational movement that has been advocating for our rights for over a hundred years.


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SX Noir | city coordinator for New York

SX Noir is a self-proclaimed “thot leader” leading the conversation on the intersection of Sex work and Sex tech. SX is the vice president of the women of sex technology.

SX has created a podcast “Thot Leader Pod” in an attempt to hack the conversation on Sex, love, dating and tech. Creating more empathy in digital space is the key to intimacy.

SX is from Missouri, very into Frank Sinatra and adult animation. SX aims to de-stigmatize the conversation regarding Sex in digital space.

Twitter: @sxnoir | Instagram: @sxnoir | Website: sxnoir.com

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New York Project Proposal

New York Project Proposal

get involved in the Old Pro Project now »Call for Submissions | The Old Pro Project in New York The Old Pro Project in New York is seeking trans and sex worker stories and artwork for a digital zine on walking while trans and the resilience of sex work activists...

Tiffany Diane Tso – New York

Tiffany Diane Tso – New York

get involved in the Old Pro Project now »Tiffany Diane Tso | New York Tiffany Diane Tso is a journalist and producer based in Brooklyn. She has covered sex work and sex work activism in New York City; her work covering topics surrounding identity, culture, advocacy,...

Kate Zen – New York

Kate Zen – New York

get involved in the Old Pro Project now »Kate Zen | New York Kate Zen is a sex worker activist and co-founder of Red Light Reader, a sex worker book club, podcast, and online writing workshop, originally hosted at the Bluestockings feminist bookstore in NYC. Kate Zen...

Dr. Charlene J. Fletcher – Lead Historian

Dr. Charlene J. Fletcher – Lead Historian

get involved in the Old Pro Project now »Dr. Charlene J. Fletcher | The Old Pro Project Lead Historian   Historian, womanist, activist, and lover of most things Kentucky, Charlene holds a Ph.D. in History from Indiana University, specializing in 19th century...

Savannah Sly – National Coordinator

Savannah Sly – National Coordinator

Savannah Sly | National Coordinator   Savannah Sly is a career sex worker based in Seattle who embraces the arts as a medium for change. As a long time political advocate for sex workers rights, Sly has collaborated with others to produce panels, performances,...

Irene Merrow – Community Manager & Publicist

Irene Merrow – Community Manager & Publicist

get involved in the Old Pro Project now »Irene Fagan Merrow | Community Manager & Publicist Irene Merrow is a comedian, sex worker, content creator, and writer; a woman who wears many hats and sometimes nothing at all. Merrow moved to New York City in 2014 to...