The sex work debate, no matter how sedate and sympathetic its interlocutors claim it to be, is a spectacle. It attracts an audience with the lure of a crisis – prostitution sweeping the nation! – and promise
According to the documentaries running on near-constant repeat on CNN and MSNBC, men all around America are just waiting to buy women for sex, fuelling what is referred to as a "multibillion dollar industry".
Cambodian authorities are pushing former sex workers into a trade where conditions and pay are even worse: making clothing for Western brands. Cambodia's aggressive anti-trafficking campaign is designed