sex work

Sex

Inside Beijing’s Illegal Karaoke Sex Clubs

Photographer Valya Lee spent two months working undercover and taking photos on her phone.
Lucy Andrews
7.17.19
sex work

Life Is Tougher Than Ever for British Strippers

Faced with the financial uncertainty of Brexit and unregulated house fees, many strip club dancers have seen their earnings drop.
Nana Baah
6.11.19
sex work

I Did Sex Work to Make Money—and Find Real Intimacy With Men

One in eight trans women have done sex work as a source of income; one in five, for food or shelter. Some of us have looked for real human connection there, too.
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
5.9.19
Sex

My Week as a ‘Stunt Cock’

You learn a lot about masculinity when you try having sex for money.
Nick Mitchell
4.30.19
sex work

Student Sex Workers Reveal the Problems They Face at Uni

A growing number of students in the UK are turning to sex work to support themselves financially, but universities still haven't learned how to support sex workers.
Jake Hall
4.30.19
Sex

A Dominatrix Reviews ‘Bonding,’ Netflix’s Show About a Dominatrix

Mistress Blunt, a real-life dominatrix for the last nine years, gives her review of Bonding, a new Netflix series about being a domme.
Mistress Blunt
4.30.19
Stuff

We Asked a Man Who Pays Women For Used Underwear: Why?

Consider all your questions about panty sniffing answered.
Helen Thomas
4.19.19
sex work

How Online Sex Work Is Changing Singapore's Red Light District

The streets of Geylang are less seedy, but is that a good thing?
Andre Frois
4.10.19
sex work

The Anonymous Lives of Phone Sex Operators

Talking intimacy, secrecy and the tricks of the trade with the women whose voices have soundtracked thousands of orgasms.
Annie Lord
3.25.19
sex work

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.
Jake Hall
3.19.19
Sex

Cam Models Tell Us How Much Money They Are Really Making

Cammers tell us about their startup costs, hours and how much they make getting naked for strangers.
Graham Isador
3.9.19
SEX

I Didn’t Have My First Orgasm Until After I Quit Sex Work

I was making a hell of a lot more than my friends working at Glassons but I didn't find pleasure until I learned to let my guard down.
As told to Robecca Leyden
2.25.19
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