Paradita, "Standing Girl" waits for male customers on street in Coahuila District of Zona Norte, Tijuana.  Paraditas, or "Standing Girls", are sex workers who may legally ply their trade in Zona Norte, less than 500 m from the Mexican / US border.  Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.  2007
 Paradita, Dulce Maria (Sweety Mary) 28 years old from the Mexican state of Guerrero, reclines on bed in hotel used by sex workers on Coahuila Street, Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007  Paraditas, or "Standing Girls" are sex workers who may legally ply their trade in Zona Norte, less than 500 m from the Mexican / US border.
 Tubes of personal lubricant cream used by individual sex workers called Paraditas, Standing Girls, in a case at the front desk of a seedy hotel in the Coahuila District of Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007
 Blind guitar playing street performer is led by a boy past sex workers on Tijuana street just a few hundred meters from the US border in Mexico.   2006
 A common sight: Police arrest a man on the street in the middle of the Coahuila red light district, Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  There is an extremely heavy police presence in the red light district by a police force that lord over the Paraditas. 2007
 Erica, a 17 year old Paradita ("Standing Girl") from Tijuana, stands, holding a bag of chips and typing a text message on her mobile phone, in Tijuana's Coahuila District, Zona Norte, Mexico.  2007
 Erica, a 17 year old Paradita from Tijuana, stretches out her legs on bed in cheap hotel she uses to conduct sex business in the Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.   2007
 Paradita sex worker shares a gaze with security guard for one of many bars in the Coahuila District, Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007  Paraditas, or "Standing Girls" are sex workers who may legally ply their trade in Zona Norte, less than 500 m from the Mexican / US border.
 On the outlying streets of the Coahuila District of Zona Norte, older Paraditas take up positions far from the most popular, younger sex workers who occupy prime locations in the center of the district, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007
 Foreign man, walking down street lined with brothels, pulls away from Paradita, "Standing Girl", as she tries to pull him in as a customer, Coahuila District, Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007
 Confident swagger: Tijuana policemen sit outside of station in the middle of the Coahuila red light district, where men are frequently arrested, Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007
 Erica, a 17 year old Paradita from Tijuana, removes her blouse in hotel / brothel room where she brings male customers she meets on the street, Coahuila District, Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007
 Paradita, "Standing Girl", presents herself on pavement outside Chinese restaurant in the Coahuila District, Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007
 Sign put up by family of a woman who went missing in the Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007
 Paraditas, "Standing Girls", wait for male customers outside brothels lining street in the Coahuila District, Zona Norte, Tijuana, Mexico.  2007   Paraditas are sex workers who may legally ply their trade in Zona Norte, less than 500 m from the Mexican / US border.
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