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#chargeisdeclined – backpage.com unable to take mastercard or visa payments

#chargeisdeclined is a hash tag that has become a trend on Twitter within the sex work community.. Why? you may ask. Because the website backpage.com which is a website that many sex workers across the world use to advertise their services is now unable to process credit card payments to pay for their advertising. The reason behind this is that MasterCard […]

Terminology and the Sex Industry

Lets talk terminology, context and how language can either create stigma or help remove it. There are many words in society to describe sex workers. Prostitute,  hooker, whore, escort, working lady or man, sex worker. When we see or hear these words used they can bring up a range of images or ideas for different people. When we look at […]