How the seizure of Backpage in the US should worry sex workers across the world

On Facebook and Twitter, and other Social media, the seizure of Backpage (an online platform where sex workers in the US do their work) has garnered quite some attention. News articles (at least some of them) are highlighting the dangers this poses to sex workers, how it will compromise their income, how it will compromise their safety. However, the discussion around this cannot remain localised to the US… it is an issue that needs to be discussion from a global perspective. Continue reading How the seizure of Backpage in the US should worry sex workers across the world

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