- Male escort accused of trying to extort 0,000 from former client (2012).- Journey into the Heart of Transgender Prostitution in the Bronx (2010).Almost all are gay, lesbian, bisexual or trans identified, and most are homeless.
From its inception, the gay movement has advocated that persons can do with their own bodies whatever they want even change their birth sex.
Why, then, is there so much disdain against sex work if it is not coerced?
Often, they did car dates - hopping into cars whose drivers slowed down to let them in.
Conducting business in the streets was extremely disadvantageous for them.
- The Lucky New Sex Workers (2011): Todays sex workers are much luckier than their forbears a generation ago.
They do not appreciate their good fortune because they do not remember the sad old days.
So in the winter of 2010, when government funding issues threatened to close HUSTLEs parent agency, PEERS Vancouver, Taylor began looking to other options.
- Survival sex work and increased HIV risk among sexual minority street-involved youth (2010): Sexual minority street youth are not only more likely to engage in survival sex work but also demonstrate elevated HIV risk behavior.
Many have experienced discrimination and abuse at the hands of their parents, or within the system; many have been kicked out of their homes or run away.