From Sex Worker to Seamstress: The High Cost of Cheap Clothes

Subscribe to VICE News here: Cambodia’s aggressive anti-trafficking campaign is designed to rescue and rehabilitate sex workers. But many women say authorities in Cambodia are actually forcing them into a trade where conditions and pay are even worse: making clothing for Western brands. VICE founder Suroosh Alvi traveled to Phnom Penh to speak with former and current sex workers, officials, and labor organizers to investigate what is happening to those swept up in the country’s trafficking crackdown. Back Alley Nurseries: Sex Workers of Bogotá – Mexico’s Immigrant Oasis: Last Stop Before the Border – Check out the VICE News beta for more: Follow VICE News here: Facebook: Twitter: Tumblr: Instagram:

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