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Mental Health and Cyberbullying in the Adult Industry

December 16, 2017—Los Angeles—It has come to our attention that the recent suicides in our industry are being processed in a manner that may be harmful to other performers. Both mental health and cyberbullying are real issues that need to be approached professionally,...

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APAC Statement on the Passing of Yurizan Beltran

December 14, 2017—Los Angeles—We are heartbroken at the passing of Yurizan Beltran. Our deepest condolences go out to her family, friends, and loved ones affected by this tragedy. The community remembers her as a warm and loving woman and a talented performer. Her...

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APAC Statement on the Passing of August Ames

December 6, 2017—Los Angeles—Our heart, tears, and love go out to August and her entire family. No words can describe how devastated our entire community is. August is remembered as a kind and strong presence by her community and will be greatly missed. The type of...

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APAC Statement on Performer Safety, Stigma, and HIV

Los Angeles, CA—November 22, 2017—Stigma is not new to the adult film industry. It affects our lives daily. It informs how we approach challenges in the political arena. It influences how we as an industry grow to improve workplace safety, maintain privacy, and...

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APAC Addresses Performer Rights and Sexual Assault

Los Angeles, CA—November 1, 2017—The Adult Performer Advocacy Committee stands firmly on the side of sexual assault and violence survivors within the adult performer community. The committee is dedicated to improving workplace safety, dismantling behaviors that...

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APAC Mourns the Death of Alexander Gustavo

The Adult Performer Advocacy Committee is deeply saddened by the death of fellow performer, Alexander Gustavo. Our condolences go out to his family and friends. We encourage all who are affected by this mournful incident to reach out to their peers during this...

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Performer Advice from Nina Hartley

Hi. Nina Hartley here. If you ever met me when you were new in the business, I likely gave you the “Mother Hen” lecture. This is my attempt to give newbies as many tools as possible to help them have a successful and positive time in adult entertainment in as short a...

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