Ain’t I A Human? Why Full Deregulation of the Sex Industry is Full Anti-Black

Liberal feminism says ‘sex worker’ is the only legitimate term for people in the sex industry. ‘Sex work’ is a job like any other under capitalism. Even worse, as East Asian and white people at Red Canary Song and NYC DSA put it: “sex work provides a space to escape more oppressive workplaces.” This is similar to how defenders of the North Atlantic slave trade argued that slaves were actually better cared for than workers in Europe and the Northern states. This is anti-Blackness because erases the Black experience and struggle.

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