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Sex Work, HIV Stigma and Discrimination


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Turning the Tide: Sex Workers in the U.S.

If you want to fight HIV worldwide, the conversation has to include fighting stigma and working with, not against, sex workers. How do we advocate for this marginalized group?

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Building Solidarity to Overcome Invisibility: Sex Workers and HIV-Focused Activism

"Even as federal agencies and public health organizations have taken steps to address HIV in vulnerable populations, sex workers have been left out of the conversation," writes Anna Forbes.

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Sex Workers React to the UN's 2016 Political Declaration on Ending AIDS

The UN adopted a political declaration based around the theme of "Fast-Track, End AIDS." So why does Derek J. Demeri say it is a joke to those who represent communities impacted by HIV, including sex workers?

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Dear New York Times: An Adult Film Performer Speaks Out

Reading sensationalist news of an OSHA hearing on condoms and actor safety, Lorelei Lee sees a long-standing "doubled stigma" that says HIV-positive sex workers are to blame for their own seroconversion.


  
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