Porn industry

Adult film actress Sarah Mirabelli, better known as Pinky XXX, took an HIV test on camera to fight back against long-standing rumors that she contracted the illness while having unprotected sex in the porn industry and to also raise awareness about HIV/AIDS. SEE ALSO: Rumor Control: Reports of Man Spreading HIV Intentionally Are A Malicious Internet […]

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actors in many of the adult films made in the nation’s porn capital must use condoms under a law that took effect Monday, but the prophylactic police aren’t yet on the beat. How they will enforce such a regulation once they do begin enforcement is anyone’s guess. In Los Angeles, where […]

The Los Angeles City Council approved an ordinance today that makes it mandatory for porn actors to wear condoms on location shoots in the city. SEE ALSO: Romney The Flip-Flopper In a near unanimous vote of 9-1, the City Council approved the measure at a meeting today, according to a report in the LA Weekly. […]

On Wednesday, porn star Aurora Snow (pictured) penned an article in the Daily Beast on the recent Sasha Grey controversy and the criticism levied against porn industry performers thereafter. Snow feels that it is very unfair for people to judge Grey negatively for the same thing people do in their own homes: SEE ALSO: GOP […]

LOS ANGELES — An adult film performer has tested positive for HIV, causing porn producers to shut down shoots in Southern California as the diagnosis is confirmed through re-testing, according to an industry group. Free Speech Coalition executive director Diane Duke told The Los Angeles Times on Monday that her group became aware of the […]

An article on The Root discusses Africa’s developing pornography industry, and the growing number of young adults that aspire to earn a living from it. The Root reports: Hundreds of young men and women in Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa and elsewhere are all trying to join the […]