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If You Look A Little Closer, These People Might Surprise You

I really liked this campaign from an ad agency in Buenos Aires (where sex work is legal), because it forces people to have a conversation about worker's rights, and what that means for these women. They're not defined by their jobs, and at the end of the day, they have families, just like all of us.

If You Look A Little Closer, These People Might Surprise You


The text reads: "86% of sex workers are mothers. We need a law that regulates our work."
via CNN / Twitter

Eviction seemed imminent for Dasha Kelly, 32, and her three young daughters Sharron, 8; Kia, 6; and Imani, 5, on Monday. The eviction moratorium expired over the weekend and it looked like there was no way for them to avoid becoming homeless.

The former Las Vegas card dealer lost her job due to casino closures during the pandemic and needed $2,000 to cover her back rent. The mother of three couldn't bear the thought of being put out of her apartment with three children in the scorching Nevada desert.

"I had no idea what we were going to do," Kelly said, according to KOAT.

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