Amnesty International and Sex Worker Human Rights

Amnesty International and Sex Worker Human Rights

Amnesty International, a global movement of over seven million people who take injustice personally and campaign for eradicating human rights violations, has recently published a policy on the protection of sex workers’ human rights. After extensive research, the organization took the official stance of advocating the decriminalization of sex work.

Sex Workers Health Care

Sadly, we live in a culture where needle exchange programs for intravenous drug users are more socially accepted than health programs for sex workers. Given the illegality of sex work in America, sex workers, even those who are insured, are sometimes met with disdain from the medical community. This often