EART IT Poses a New Threat to a Sex Worker Community that is Already Reeling
Facing both a loss of unemployment benefits and a simultaneous uptick in the number of COVID cases, strippers are weighing the risk of the virus against increasing economic insecurity.
A return to production does not necessarily mean a return to the pre-pandemic norms. Performers and directors discuss how COVID-19 has changed the porn industry.
Even when allegations of abuse are corroborated by several performers, studios and companies (overwhelmingly run by men) are slow to respond and quick to forget.