A new campaign unveiled by the MTA in New York City aims to put an end to pole dancing and “showtime” performances in the subways. “Poles Are For Your Safety, Not Your Latest Routine,” the banner reads. This latest effort from the MTA also aims to prevent other poor subway etiquette such as finger nail clippings and “man-spreading.” To read the full story click here. United Pole Artists Pole News is a place where news from around the world regarding pole dancing is shared. UPA writes and/or gathers news and stories for you so you don’t miss a thing. Have something to add to this story? If you are a registered UPA user, you can sign in, leave a comment and let us know what you think. We would love to hear from you!