By Brishti Basu, The Tyee, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
Sex work is the most fulfilling job Rae has ever had. Colleagues and clients in Victoria were more welcoming than other professions had ever been to a transgender and autistic woman like herself.
Her first professional job after moving to Victoria seven years ago involved discrimination — she was asked to wear a man’s shirt, for example — low paycheques and mistreatment.
“One day, I was just like, ‘Screw this I’m running an ad,’” Rae said, deciding to explore sex work. The response was immediate and positive.Continue reading Sex Workers on Making Their Lives Better