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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,…