Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Is it Time to Decriminalize Sex Work
#1
In New York state and Washington DC there are active movements underway to decriminalize sex work, the more politically correct term for prostitution. A similar movement in San Francisco proved unsuccessful. As these issues are the realm of the individual states and localities and not the federal government, it is amazing that currently the act is illegal in 49 states and legal in only parts of the 50th(Nevada).

Perhaps ironically discussions of this increased after the FOSTA/SESTA acts were passed last year. Sadly many honest service providers ended up being lumped together with the sick human traffickers, and a result has been a bona fide witch hunt.  And because of its illegality providers tend to be scared to report abuse and mistreatment. This could be rectified through decriminalization efforts. Ironically some of the biggest opponents of decrim are service providers themselves because then they would have to start paying taxes on it.

If it were legal in more of the nation, would sex work become more affordable to the masses? Currently the average rate for a provider is between $300 and $500 per hour in most places. Your thoughts here.
Reply


Messages In This Thread
Is it Time to Decriminalize Sex Work - by beechnut79 - 06-12-2019, 08:13 PM

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Do Fortnite Hacks Work HerbertCub 0 33 09-25-2020, 05:13 AM
Last Post: HerbertCub
  Top Eleven Cheat Engine Doesn Work HerbertCub 0 36 09-25-2020, 01:03 AM
Last Post: HerbertCub
  Steam Gift Card Doesn'T Work HerbertCub 0 44 09-23-2020, 06:29 AM
Last Post: HerbertCub
  How To Netflix Gift Cards Work HerbertCub 0 36 09-23-2020, 03:20 AM
Last Post: HerbertCub
  Amazon Gift Card Doesn Work HerbertCub 0 38 09-23-2020, 02:51 AM
Last Post: HerbertCub
  Clash Of Clans Gems Per Time HerbertCub 0 40 09-22-2020, 08:28 PM
Last Post: HerbertCub
  Time to Cancel At Will Employment beechnut79 3 299 09-21-2020, 10:21 AM
Last Post: David Horn
  And I put my head down and work. (a millenial's perspective) endlessvegetables 42 2,834 05-22-2020, 05:27 PM
Last Post: Bob Butler 54
  MLK was a visionary ahead of his time beechnut79 1 688 02-06-2019, 10:19 AM
Last Post: Hintergrund

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)