Is online sex work more damaging for society than in-person sex work? Aella, a former cam star, thinks so. Online sex work is inherently dehumanizing. You’re not truly engaging with an individual person, but simply trying to understand what kind of behavior will generate the biggest response from viewers. While with in-person sex work, there is a form of intimacy, human connection, and healing that a worker could never find through the online medium.
Series | Heretics
Why sex work is good, explained by Aella
Feeling like her other job options were not great, this ex-evangelical homeschooler decided to become a cam girl. This is Aella’s sex work story.