“Without decriminalisation, we are susceptible to police harassment, bullying, and arrest.”
Gay people in Afghanistan are too afraid of the Taliban to leave their homes.
The state is the latest Australian jurisdiction to overhaul its sex work laws.
More than 60 countries still criminalise homosexuality.
“This attack follows a cruel and disturbing trend of increased violence targeting Asian people.”
Sex workers and supporters rallied in Brisbane to call for an end to criminalisation.
Recipients have rejected the national honours in solidarity with the LGBTIQ community.
The sex worker rights movement dates back over 100 years.
“COVID-19 has had a devastating and unprecedented impact on sex workers in Victoria.”
Kamala Harris has been called “no friend to trans or Black women”.
A former actor has been jailed over failing to pay two male escorts.
"Our community is as vast as it is diverse, and far too many of us know the pain of state-endorsed violence."
Activists are calling for an end to unsafe laws and police harassment.
On International Sex Worker Rights Day, workers call for an end to stigma and criminalisation.
She fought off the violent client by hitting him in the groin.
Christmas is the busiest time of year for sex workers, but the gift we really want is to be treated justly, writes Dr Elena Jeffreys.