In a matter of months she became one of the world’s most famous porn stars. Three years later, she was dead. The rise and fall of Savannah.
Monday, January 7
Thursday, January 3
With abortion access limited in many states, should some home abortions still be a crime?
Friday, November 30
A community says its children are being targeted by a group of pedophiles. But did widespread sexual abuse actually take place?
Wednesday, November 28
He was a nobody who became a porn star, a porn star who became a destitute freebaser, an addict who set up his dealer to be robbed, and finally witness to a retaliatory massacre at the house they called Wonderland.
Friday, November 2
The rise of One Direction fanfiction that imagines the band members in relationships – with each other.
An essay on Jimmy Savile, British television and child sexual abuse.
Friday, October 19
Life inside Long Island’s largest cluster of sex offenders.
Monday, October 15
On Queens’ stubbornly unchanging Roosevelt Avenue, where immigrants pay $2 a song to grind against hired dancers and shuttered houses of prostitution have given way to rolling brothel-vans.
Friday, October 5
How Tony Galeota went from mobbed-up teen on Long Island to legendary strip club manager in Miami to distraught prisoner in a Panamanian jail.
Tuesday, October 2
A torrid phone sex affair begins with a random call in a motel and ends a year later with a face-to-face meeting.
Monday, September 24
Thursday, September 20
Indentured Servitude, Money Laundering, and Piles of Money: The Crazy Secrets of Internet Cam Girls (NSFW)
“If you think cam girls—those flirty naked characters that plague porn site pop-up ads—are raking in easy money, you’re right. If you think cam girls are bleakly stripping online out of desperation, you’re also right.”