Category Archives: Sex Trafficking

About Sex Trafficking

see also: Sex Trafficking and the Superbowl in New Orleans

SWOP-NOLA does not in any way support sex trafficking.

However, we also believe that there is danger in the conflation of sex trafficking and sex work. As Sex Workers Without Borders states

“We are not limited to a false construct that all in the sex industry are unwilling participants…Advocating human rights for all sex workers does not take away from efforts to bring freedom to those suffering forced participation.”

The notion that all sex workers are victims of sex trafficking is both inaccurate and unfair–to trafficking victims and voluntary sex workers alike.

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