FetLife has never been super friendly towards sex workers. Now, the fetish site is filtering out regular users that have been labeled "commercial."
Visa and Mastercard both said that they would suspend service for TrafficJunky, the main advertising network used on Mindgeek sites, including Pornhub.
“Sex work is the oldest profession in history. If we’re talking about LinkedIn as a professional platform, sex work has the foundational place in it.”
Nicole Gililland’s case could be the first of its kind: a win for sex workers who are discriminated against at school and work.
In India, most sex workers belong to marginalised castes, making them doubly vulnerable to abuse and violence from police.
When Russia invaded, the lives of Ukrainian sex workers changed overnight. Now, activists in neighbouring Poland are fighting to help them access basic healthcare and get their kids into school.
"I had a client who asked if they could claim a boob job, and their accountant said yes. You actually can’t."
Although sex work is legal in India, many in the industry face constant risk of police harassment and violence.
In its current shape, a new decriminalisation movement in Queensland would leave strippers criminally exposed.
"Wanting You to Want Me" captures the complicated beauty of working as a stripper in the UK.