What Modeling Taught Me About Jeffrey Epstein

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Jul 22 · 4 min read
Model and chairperson of Equity Models’ Union Committee Victoria Keon-Cohen, model/filmmaker Sara Ziff, and model Jenna Sauers attend the “Picture Me: A Model’s Diary” screening. Photo: D. Dipasupil/Getty Images

By Sara Ziff

When I first saw Jeffrey Esptein’s mugshot, I recognized him instantly. It was several years ago, when he was first accused of sex trafficking. Early in my working life as a young model, I was on location in Florida for a photo shoot with an older, Eastern European model, who was eager for me to meet her friend, Jeffrey. We visited a residence, presumably his Palm Beach…

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