The impact of technology on sex work

From Craigslist to Paypal.
Lux Aptraum argues that social media has had a major impact on changing perceptions of sex work and sex workers. (Reuters)

Sex workers are using a wide variety of apps and web services to ensure their safety (and anonymity) while doing their jobs. Lux Alptraum is a writer who focuses on issues related to technology and sex. She explains that, while technology has helped to protect sex workers, it has also given them the ability to expose their day-to-day lives on social media, giving people that otherwise wouldn't hear from them, insight into their lives and perspectives.


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