In this special two part episode, Out Loud discusses the history and context behind sex work, and how the profession has changed within our society. Ky, Elena, and Mia evaluate the future implications of sex work and how we as a society can move forwards protecting sex worker’s rights.
00:30: What is a sex worker?
02:30: A historical overview of sex work
12:45: Where does the sex work stigma originate?
14:35: The role of religion in sex work
16:00: Addressing common societal misconceptions
20:23: How can we as a society address these stigmas?
22:37: Sex work through an international scope
24:55: Exploring the types of sex work
26:10: Why do people choose to be sex workers?
30:50: Risks associated with sex work