Posts tagged as Sex workers

More than 30 female sex workers ordered to leave Estonia so far this year

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Over 30 women from non-EU countries who had been employed as sex workers in Estonia have been deported from the country in 2019 so far, the Police and Border Guard Board (PPA) said. The women were ordered to leave on the grounds of visa violations, including those with Schengen visas, BNS reports. According to lead investigator at the PPA’s North Prefecture Ardo Ranne, the majority of the women came from…

Sex workers leave Twitter for Switter after controversial US law

Saturday, June 30, 2018

An exodus of more than 100,000 sex workers have flocked to Austrian-hosted site Switter.at after the passage of a controversial US law. Critics warn that the bill, meant to stop trafficking, will only encourage violence. Sex workers have been a mainstay on social networks for more than a decade. Twitter in particular handed escorts a number of tools that allowed them to protect themselves ― a way to screen clients,…