VICE: The All-American Fantasy of Saving Sex Workers from Themselves

Maybe there’s no longer stocks set up for sex workers in the town square—if there even is such a thing as a modern town square—but there are hundreds of channels and clips through which the public can skip the shaming in the town square bit entirely. At night, or on demand, we can peer at bodies in bedrooms and pass our own judgments.

The All-American Fantasy of Saving Sex Workers from Themselves,” by Melissa Gira Grant for VICE