Help us make PROPAGANDA for our benefit!


Help SWOP-Chicago make “PROPAGANDA” for our benefit!

We are creating a slideshow of “Myths” “Facts” and “Truths” to display at our 6th Annual Benefit: Unite Against Propaganda and WE WANT YOURS!

We want to highlight:

  • injustices our community and other communities face
  • myths about our communities and experiences
  • facts and “personal truths.”raffle

As thanks for contributing, we’ll give you a raffle ticket, (one per person) which you can use at our August 23 benefit for a chance to win one of 30+ prizes!

Share yours by Friday, 8/15 using the form below!

MYTH: Most perpetrators of rape are strangers to the victim.
FACT: Most rapes are committed by someone that the victim knows: a neighbor, friend, acquaintance, co-worker, classmate, spouse, partner, or ex-partner

MYTH: Most youth enter the sex trade were kidnapped or coerced by a trafficker and forced into sexual slavery.
FACT: Most youth enter the sex trade because of a profound lack of youth services, and do so to meet basic needs, like housing, food, and clothing.

Caucasians use drugs 5x more than African Americans. African Americans are sent to prison for drug offenses at 10x more than Caucasians.

80% of men arrested for solicitation are men of color.


“I sell pot because I’ve applied for 50 jobs after getting released, and I haven’t gotten a single one.”

“I’m a sex worker. I’m more afraid of getting arrested than getting raped, robbed, or killed.”

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