Inside Beijing’s Illegal Karaoke Sex Clubs
Photographer Valya Lee spent two months working undercover and taking photos on her phone.
A Behind the Scenes Look at Thailand’s ‘Ladyboy’ Sex Industry
“I got into this type of work to provide for my family. Not just my parents, but my grandparents as well."
Why British Sex Workers Will Keep Pushing for Full Decriminalisation
We spoke to The English Collective of Prostitutes about their new 'Make All Women Safe’ campaign, which takes aim at legislation that coerces women into working alone.
How Trans Sex Workers in Paris Are Coming Together to Stay Safe
A recent law change has led to a rise in the number of violent attacks on sex workers in France.
'Corner,' Today's Comic by Lukas Weidinger
A security guard has an awkward encounter with a doctor who seems to know him personally.
All the Worst Questions I'm Asked As A Sex Worker
People only ever want to know one thing.
A Brazilian Love Motel Is no Place for Vanilla Sex Moves
The pay-per-hour adult playgrounds cater to every fantasy—I just had no fucking idea where to start.
The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss, Hollywood's Most Notorious Madam
Read an excerpt from David Friend's just-released book on sexuality in the 90s, 'The Naughty Nineties.'
Why David Simon Took on the Sex Industry as a ‘Middle-aged White Man’
‘The Deuce’ creators Simon and George Pelecanos tell us about the challenges of getting porn and sex work right.
Interview With a Dubai Pimp Selling Sex to Billionaires
Want to shoot an AK from a Lamborghini? Or craving an orgy in the desert? This is your guy.
What Happens When a Sex Worker Is Sexually Assaulted
A former sex worker in New Zealand explains.
Inside 'UK Punting' – The TripAdvisor of Sex Workers
The website where "punters" rate and review the women they pay to sleep with them.