prostitution

South Korea

K-Pop’s Squeaky Clean Image Tarnished by Recent Sex Scandals Involving Its Biggest Stars

The multi-billion industry has a serious problem of sexual misconduct and abuse of power.
Mustika Hapsoro
3.13.19
LGBTQ

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.
Manon Walquan
Edouard Richard
1.11.19
Zealandia

All the Worst Questions I'm Asked As A Sex Worker

People only ever want to know one thing.
Gwyn Easterbrook-Smith
10.1.18
Sex

These Sex Workers Are the First Queer Married Couple at a Legal Brothel

High school sweethearts Violet Vause and Kayden Blake came out to debunk myths about LGBTQ+ sex workers.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
8.30.18
Sex

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.
Joel Balsam
6.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'She's Not a Pimp': Georgia Sorority Embroiled in Bizarre Investigation

A former Fort Valley State University employee and graduate Alpha Kappa Alpha member is at the center of a sprawling probe of sexual misconduct.
Lauren Messman
5.1.18
Sex

New App Aims To Improve Safety of Sex Workers

The industry is eyeing the Quebec-made app Gfendr with a mix of skepticism and optimism.
Brigitte Noël
1.17.18
News

Liberals' Inaction On Sex Work Laws Is Putting Sex Workers in Danger, Group Claims

Montreal’s STELLA says C-36 might be due for another court challenge
Brigitte Noël
10.23.17
Sex

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.'
David Friend
9.29.17
Television

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.
Noel Ransome
9.14.17
fascism

The Anti-Fascist Sex Workers Who Were Institutionalized for Challenging Mussolini

Sometimes it's left to some "ill-mannered" women to call out a fascist regime.
Claudia Torrisi
8.22.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

York Police Arrest Over 100 Men For Attempting to Hire Child Prostitutes

The age of those arrested range from 18 to 71 years old.
Mack Lamoureux
4.22.17
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