"I don’t think they’d want to read those messages, so it perfectly suits them to just see the money going into their accounts."
"I would have to do at least ten hours of a normal job to make what I can do in one hour of sex work."
A family fell on such hard times after a cyclone that when a man offered their daughter, 17, a job, they agreed. They later learned she was forced into the sex trade.
Many Instagram users saw a notification that if they have violated the platform's Community Guidelines in the past, they will no longer be allowed to use links in Stories.
A video of a strip club lap dance and past comments about hiring sex workers have started a discussion about exploitation and sex work.
Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez announced a plan to abolish sex work, but advocacy groups say this will only make the industry more dangerous.
The court in India said the detainment will ensure that she eventually leads a normal life after receiving “necessary brainwashing.”
In a call about new adult content regulations that go into effect on Friday, sex workers say their testimonies and demands were met with dismissal.
Addresses, passports, bank statements and other sensitive personal data were viewable, long after leaving the company.
The recent scares over bans on adult content have some in the sex industry looking for more independence.