Tracy Ryan

Tracy Ryan is executive director of Harm Reduction Hawaii, a non-profit whose mission is to educate and promote the use of harm reduction approaches to solving social problems, such as addiction and homelessness. Ryan has more than 20 years of experience working with persons in the sex industry, their problems and the law.

Should Hawaii Make Prostitution Legal? Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Should Hawaii Make Prostitution Legal?

We would do well to look to New Zealand as a model.

How To Really Fix Hawaii’s Elections Screen shot

How To Really Fix Hawaii’s Elections

Forget about voter turnout. What we need are more and better candidates.

Sex Workers Organize For Right To Work Safely, Legally Civil Beat

Sex Workers Organize For Right To Work Safely, Legally

As workers rights' movement grows in the sex industry, a Honolulu woman shares her thoughts on what needs to change.