New York Times Examines Commercial Sex Workers’ Efforts To Organize for Greater Acceptance, More Protection
The New York Times on Saturday examined the efforts of commercial sex workers in the United States to organize and advocate for greater acceptance and more protection in a "business that has thrived in silence." Commercial sex workers have organized into groups in some cities and started online communities to help stop violence, improve working conditions and reduce stigma associated with their work, according to the Times (Navarro, New York Times, 12/18). The complete article is available online.This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.