Research-to-Action

Josh Brandon, UK's Highest Paid Sex Worker, Aims to Banish the Stigma of His Profession

Bustle
Wednesday, August 20, 2014

...Laws need to change. The decriminalization of sex work would likely reduce rates of HIV, according to a 2014 study conducted by the Lancet. The study found that making sex work criminal led sex workers to conduct business in unsafe, isolated areas, discouraging them from seeking help from violence or disease when they needed it, for fear of arrest.