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Bias in Banking: How FSC Is Leading the Charge in Fight for Fairness

Ask most people what they remember about the 1997 film “Boogie Nights,” and they’ll probably recall Heather Graham dancing around as Rollergirl, or the infamous pool party, or Mark Wahlberg finally — spoiler alert — unveiling his prosthetic penis.

FSC Executive Director to Present Banking Discrimination Data to Strip Club Execs

Free Speech Coalition (FSC) Executive Director Alison Boden will present the trade organization’s work on banking and financial discrimination to the Association of Club Executives.

FSC Issues Open Letter to Anti-Porn Utah Senator Over New AV Law

Free Speech Coalition Executive Director Alison Boden on Tuesday issued an open letter addressed to the Utah Senate’s leading anti-porn activist, requesting clarification on how adult sites might comply with SB 287, the state’s controversial new age verification law.

Bloomberg Probes Financial Discrimination Against Adult Performers, Creators

Bloomberg published a report today documenting how adult performers and content creators have become “collateral damage” in an ongoing campaign to make online platforms liable for user-generated content.

Alison Boden Returns to 'Adult Site Broker Talk'

The second installment of Free Speech Coalition (FSC) Executive Director Alison Boden’s “Adult Site Broker Talk” interview has been released.

Alison Boden Guests on 'Adult Site Broker Talk'

Alison Boden of the Free Speech Coalition (FSC)  is the latest industry figure to guest on “Adult Site Broker Talk.”

Industry Alert: Fake IG Account Posing as Alison Boden,

Free Speech Coalition (FSC) has alerted the industry that a fake Instagram account is fraudulently identifying itself as former CEO Alison Boden and reaching out to prospective performers.

Free Speech Coalition Launches 'What FSC Does' Campaign

Free Speech Coalition (FSC) has rolled out a promo campaign designed to better educate the adult community about FSC's services and advocacy work.

FSC Board Hires Alison Boden as Executive Director

The Free Speech Coalition (FSC) Board of Directors has voted to permanently hire Alison Boden as the organization’s executive director. Boden has been serving as interim executive director since January. 

Corey Silverstein to Lead Section 230 'Legal Impact' Webinar Thursday

Adult industry attorney Corey Silverstein will kick off a new quarterly live webinar series titled "Legal Impact: Industry Issues, Today & Tomorrow" on Thursday, 2 p.m. (PDT).

Silverstein Legal Announces 'Legal Impact' Webinar Series

Adult industry attorney Corey Silverstein will lead a new quarterly live webinar series titled "Legal Impact: Industry Issues, Today & Tomorrow."

FSC Executive Director Michelle LeBlanc Steps Down

Michelle L. LeBlanc has resigned her position as executive director of the Free Speech Coalition (FSC). Effective immediately, Board President Alison Boden will act as the organization’s interim head. Founder Peter Acworth Returns as CEO

Peter Acworth, the founder of, has announced a return to the company as CEO nearly four years after stepping away to focus on personal projects.


Women in Adult: The Chief Execs Driving Adult Entertainment

Leadership is genderless, as is the skillset required to be an effective leader, yet there is a prevailing narrative in the mainstream media that the adult industry is lorded over by misogynistic men.

Alejandro Freixes ·

FSC to Host INSPIRE Seminar on Getting Hired by Top Studios

LOS ANGELES — Free Speech Coalition (FSC) will present a free INSPIRE Program seminar on December 3, 11 a.m. (PST), titled "How to Get Hired by a Major Producer" and hosted by Lotus Lain with Alison Boden of, Kristel Penn from Grooby, Sister Roma from Falcon/Nakedword and Holly Ruprecht of Playboy.

FSC: Industry Leaders Pledge Not to Resume Production Until 3 Conditions Are Met

A group of adult film producers and buyers have released an open letter to the industry, in association with the Free Speech Coalition (FSC), pledging not to resume production until specific conditions are met.

Wasteland, Rebel Base Studios 'SciFi Dreamgirls' Series Now on

"SciFi Dreamgirls," a dystopian series co-produced by Ashely Fires’ Rebel Base Studios and, is now available via VOD on 

Pineapple Support Names 5 New Board Members

Pineapple Support has welcomed five new board members to the nonprofit organization: Legal Affairs Chair Corey Silverstein, Fundraising Chair Emma Rainville, Marketing and Website Chair Brad Mitchell, Treasurer Alison Boden and Social Justice Community Chair Tim Valenti.

Too Taboo? A Look at How Porn Explores the Edge of Sexual Fantasy

Taboo is as biblical as it gets, because once Adam and Eve sank their teeth into that deliciously forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge of good and evil, holy hell, did life get juicy!

Trans: How a Fringe Genre Captured the Imagination of Adult

Ten years ago, this magazine published an article titled “A New Trans Generation” that examined a burgeoning market for “she-male” content, a descriptive that has now largely been consigned to the dustbin.