What Would Tony Ortega Say to A Mother of a Child Backpage Had Trafficked?

As we’ve been hearing first hand about the true toll exacted upon the victims of Tony Ortega’s insidious Backpage lies, we’ve found the cost is measured in long-lingering pain and and the enduring suffering of whole families and entire communities.

Tony Ortega tried hard to sway public sentiment in favor of his sex trafficking pals

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The True Cost of Ortega’s Self-serving Deceit

When we last left the heart breaking saga of the mother whose daughter was coerced into the dark and dangerous world of Backpage and its illicit sex trafficking trade we learned that after days of no communication the young girl finally returned home, telling her mother very little.

The mother, who has asked to remain

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The Complicit Monsters They Are

“The phone rang and I jumped up to grab it, thinking it was the police. It was my daughter… Right away I began asking where are you? She responded by saying sorry for everything, mom.

…She was crying, I knew something was not right and became frightened. I told her tell me where you

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Putting The Tony Ortega ‘Victim’ Lie Forever To Rest

Here at the blog we began our examination into the damaging lies Tony Ortega for so long spewed in order to protect and serve his Backpage masters, and just how damaging his intentional misrepresentation of the facts were in the lives of one family in particular.

Previously, in this harrowing story out of Canada

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“A Real and Devastating Human Cost”

Tony Ortega and Snow Suzy aka Karen de la Carriere

One of the questions we occasionally will get asked by first time readers of this blog, is what exactly is so bad about what Backpage did? Typically the question gets phrased in some variation of the following: “Wasn’t Backpage really just trying to

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Every Bad Faith Trick In The Book

We’ve exposed the extent to which Tony Ortega was willing to go as former Editor-in-Chief of the Village Voice in providing cover for his pimp pals at Backpage. We’ve seen Tony Ortega lie, misdirect, and purposefully muddy the waters in order to confuse the public about the Backpage human trafficking empire which victimized countless young

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How Tony’s Mudslinging Lie Became His Line In The Sand

Barely a week had passed since Tony Ortega wrote his poison pen piece attacking the validity of national child sex trafficking statistics, when Ortega lashed out again. This time the object of his unhinged rage was a human target.

Tony Ortega was going to use the opportunity to make his unconscionable defense of Backpage personal.

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Backpage Trial Update: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly Truth

 

In a year which has already seen its share of unprecedented twists, U.S. District Court Judge Susan Brnovich, has announced a new delay of what some have been calling the criminal case of the century — the trial of Michael Lacey and James Larkin.

Our readers will remember these two as the former

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Selling Lies Is Tony Ortega’s Trade

Tony Ortega had sold his soul to Backpage and its illegal human trafficking trade. The series of articles he had been writing in the summer of 2011, attacking men and women brave enough to stand up against the Village Voice Media had all but confirmed it.

In our last article we saw how Tony Ortega

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Tony Ortega in 3-D: Deceit, Distraction, Discredited

When we last looked in on Backpage, ads for underage “escorts” and “ exotic body-rubs” were providing millions in monthly profit for Village Voice Media, the company signing Tony Ortega’s paychecks.

Perhaps this is why Tony and his bosses were so desperate to change what was quickly becoming the national topic of conversation

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