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When Tech Platforms Come for Sex Workers, They Come for All Women

Tumblr wanted to crack down on adult content. It ended up targeting women in general.

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In 2018, Tumblr banned images that showed genitalia, sex acts, and “female-presenting nipples.” The ban followed Apple’s decision to drop the app when child pornography was discovered on it, and was broadly…

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Joan Westenberg

Joan Westenberg

Chaotic good. Award winning creative director & writer, ft. in Wired, Inc, SF Chronicle, TNW. Founder thisisstudioself.com