Op-Eds & Other Writing

Barbara G. Brents. October 23, 2018. Opinion: Dennis Hof: Showman and Industry Modernizer. Las Vegas, NV: Nevada Independent.

Barbara G. Brents and S Blithe. October 1, 2018. Op Ed: Nevada brothels need reform, not prohibition. Reno, NV: Reno Gazette Journal.

Brents, Barbara G. August 7, 2018. ‘What’s the Right Way to Legalize Prostitution?‘ An Exchange. New York, NY: New York Review of Books Daily.

Barbara G. Brents. January 24, 2014. ‘The City Was Made for Conventions … and Other Things.New York Times, Room for Debate opinion.

Barbara G. Brents. April 19, 2012. ‘Nevada’s Legal Brothels Make Workers Feel Safer.New York Times, Room for Debate opinion.

Barbara G. Brents. February 24, 2011. ‘A Brothel Ban would hurt women.‘  Las Vegas Sun.

Crystal A. Jackson and Barbara G. Brents.  November 1, 2010. ‘Why Decriminalizing Sex Work is Good for All Women.‘  Ms. Magazine Blog.

Barbara G. Brents and Crystal A. Jackson. October 4, 2010. ‘Prostitution can have a place in society.Las Vegas Sun.

Hausbeck, Kathryn, Barbara Brents and Crystal Jackson. 2007. ‘Vegas and the sex industry: Don’t make assumptions about the choices women make.Las Vegas Review-Journal, page 4D, Sept 16.

Barbara G. Brents. Sept 17, 2007. ‘Review of Prostitution and Trafficking in Nevada, Making the Connections‘. 800-word invited review on former ‘Bound Not Gagged‘ blog.

Kathryn Hausbeck and Barbara G. Brents, 2006. ‘Regulation in Nevada Brothels’. Spread Magazine, 2 (1):36-37.

Prof. Bard Brents with Kate Hausbeck and Crystal Jackson
Prof. Barb Brents with Kate Hausbeck and Crystal Jackson