7 Sex Workers on What It Means to Lose Backpage

In the wake of the U.S. Department of Justice’s shutting down Backpage.com for violating the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (which has not yet been signed into law), one time sex worker and Playing the Whore author Melissa Gira Grant talks with seven sex workers about the ways in which the absence of that bulletin board will have an impact on their livelihoods and their safety.

Source: The Cut
Published: Apr 10, 2018
Length: 11 minutes (2,807 words)