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.