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Brazil prostitutes strike for first-line Covid shots – Yahoo News

Prostitutes in the city of Belo Horizonte in southeast Brazil have gone on strike for a week, demanding to be included in the group of front-line workers…

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Prostitutes in the city of Belo Horizonte in southeast Brazil have gone on strike for a week, demanding to be included in the group of front-line workers receiving priority coronavirus vaccines.
Thousands of sex workers in the city have been forced by pandemic-related closure of hotels — where they rented rooms to sell their services — to solicit for clients on the street, they say.
“We are in the front line, moving the economy and we are at risk,” Cida Vieira, president of the Association of…

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