Shattering Ortega’s Conspiracy of Silence

One day in and the new year is already starting off with a bang. Here at the blog we’ve long been sounding the alarm bells over the conduct of sex trafficking apologists like Tony Ortega. One of the major concerns we had about the way Tony conducted himself with such brazen hypocrisy during

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Tony Ortega’s Blueprint Of Deception

Tony Ortega

Over the past few posts we’ve been considering the consequences for victims of human sex trafficking, particularly as it impacts its younger victims. The callousness of Backpage execs and its depraved cheerleader, Tony Ortega, in the face of the vast amount of human suffering they are personally responsible cannot be overstated. 

As

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Tony Ortega & His Backpage Pals Learn You Don’t Mess With Texas

The people of Texas have spoken and spoken loudly. Tony Ortega and his kind are no longer welcome in their communities. Dallas may have once been the national headquarters for Backpage, the illicit website Tony Ortega proudly shilled for, but my how things have changed in the past few years!

Amateur “hack journalist” and

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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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