British woman’s rape claim: She’s just a con artist says Patpong massage parlor

Patpong Night Market in Bangkok
Taxis at Patpong Night Market in Bangkok. Photo: Juan Antonio Segal / flickr.

BANGKOK: — The massage parlor at the center of a Facebook claim by a British woman claiming rape has said she is a con artist. [Read More…]

25 years in Thailand’s sex industry

Girls at a karaoke bar in Thailand
Girls at a nightclub in Thailand. Photo: Kay Chernush for the U.S. State Department.

One of Thailand’s most controversial and intriguing organizations celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. Empower, which stands for “Education Means Protection of Women Engaged in [Read More…]