Activist Carol Leigh, who coined term `sex work’, dies at 71

Activist Carol Leigh, who coined term `sex work’, dies at 71

Carol Leigh, a San Francisco artist and activist who is credited with coining the term “sex work” and who sought for decades to improve conditions for prostitutes and others in the adult entertainment business, has died

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@EAIsaacson1960

RT @MeredithRalston: Very sorry to hear this. I met her while interviewing for my book. She had a lot to say! Carol Leigh, activist who coi…

Posted on: 2022-11-26 23:34

@Lamia30228928

RT @Dazed: Carol Leigh, the legendary pioneer who coined the term ‘sex work’, passed away last week at the age of 71. Read more: https://t…

Posted on: 2022-11-26 13:10

@ghostburritos

RT @NZPC_: Our wonderful Carol Leigh (Scarlet Harlot) sex worker, activist,and artist has passed away. Carol coined the words sex work an…

Posted on: 2022-11-26 02:36

@Fred3348

RT @comebystjames: 👏🏽👏🏾REST IN POWER👏🏻👏🏿 Community member, foundational activist, artist and author @carol_leigh has passed on. The 'Scarle…

Posted on: 2022-11-26 00:05

@xo_vivienne

RT @AnnieSprinkle: Nov 16, 2022, Carol Leigh aka #ScarlotHarlot left her beautiful body. It was a good death as deaths go. She'd survived s…

Posted on: 2022-11-24 14:42

@norabz

RT @AnnieSprinkle: More respects from the press for Carol Leigh. @Washingtonpost She’s like that. This is a good one. Activist Carol Leig…

Posted on: 2022-11-24 13:09

@meet_trina

RT @NZPC_: Our wonderful Carol Leigh (Scarlet Harlot) sex worker, activist,and artist has passed away. Carol coined the words sex work an…

Posted on: 2022-11-24 06:29

@LoriJulia

RT @comebystjames: 👏🏽👏🏾REST IN POWER👏🏻👏🏿 Community member, foundational activist, artist and author @carol_leigh has passed on. The 'Scarle…

Posted on: 2022-11-23 22:13

@chris_pan15

RT @comebystjames: 👏🏽👏🏾REST IN POWER👏🏻👏🏿 Community member, foundational activist, artist and author @carol_leigh has passed on. The 'Scarle…

Posted on: 2022-11-23 21:51

@MChristianzobop

RT @JennaOw: Proudly identifying as a prostitute, Carol Leigh coined the term "sex work industry" in response to anti-porn feminists of the…

Posted on: 2022-11-23 21:12

@TracyQuanNYC

RT @AnnieSprinkle: More respects from the press for Carol Leigh. @Washingtonpost She’s like that. This is a good one. Activist Carol Leig…

Posted on: 2022-11-23 19:40

@UGANDAUGANDAN1

RT @NZPC_: Our wonderful Carol Leigh (Scarlet Harlot) sex worker, activist,and artist has passed away. Carol coined the words sex work an…

Posted on: 2022-11-23 19:39

@JennaOw

Proudly identifying as a prostitute, Carol Leigh coined the term "sex work industry" in response to anti-porn femin… https://t.co/9MdowgUQ46

Posted on: 2022-11-23 18:53

@sociojen

RT @comebystjames: 👏🏽👏🏾REST IN POWER👏🏻👏🏿 Community member, foundational activist, artist and author @carol_leigh has passed on. The 'Scarle…

Posted on: 2022-11-23 17:01

@GORiCKYGOGuitar

RT @Dazed: Carol Leigh, the legendary pioneer who coined the term ‘sex work’, passed away last week at the age of 71. Read more: https://t…

Posted on: 2022-11-23 16:06

@Dazed

Carol Leigh, the legendary pioneer who coined the term ‘sex work’, passed away last week at the age of 71. Read mo… https://t.co/WETj6Afik0

Posted on: 2022-11-23 15:30

@LaceEatenLegs

RT @NZPC_: Our wonderful Carol Leigh (Scarlet Harlot) sex worker, activist,and artist has passed away. Carol coined the words sex work an…

Posted on: 2022-11-22 23:45

@FredOleaPi

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Posted on: 2022-11-22 21:03

@OogleHQ

RT @XBIZ: Activist Carol Leigh, Who Coined the Term 'Sex Worker,' Passes Away at 71 https://t.co/759KTcZYFK https://t.co/wHqDkP16HL

Posted on: 2022-11-22 20:50

@JusGraceee

RT @CDNSWAlliance: Carol Leigh, Legendary Activist Who Coined the Term #SexWork Dies at 71 https://t.co/gSI8cyh6ZL via @motherboard

Posted on: 2022-11-22 18:52

@MeredithRalston

Very sorry to hear this. I met her while interviewing for my book. She had a lot to say! Carol Leigh, activist who… https://t.co/HgztyYde8e

Posted on: 2022-11-22 17:55

@hannahkateboast

RT @NZPC_: Our wonderful Carol Leigh (Scarlet Harlot) sex worker, activist,and artist has passed away. Carol coined the words sex work an…

Posted on: 2022-11-22 17:28

@GaryWKinsman

RT @CDNSWAlliance: Carol Leigh, Legendary Activist Who Coined the Term #SexWork Dies at 71 https://t.co/gSI8cyh6ZL via @motherboard

Posted on: 2022-11-22 15:52

@amberying

RT @CDNSWAlliance: Carol Leigh, Legendary Activist Who Coined the Term #SexWork Dies at 71 https://t.co/gSI8cyh6ZL via @motherboard

Posted on: 2022-11-22 15:49

@ButterflyCSW

RT @CDNSWAlliance: Carol Leigh, Legendary Activist Who Coined the Term #SexWork Dies at 71 https://t.co/gSI8cyh6ZL via @motherboard

Posted on: 2022-11-22 15:48

@COINDMV

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Posted on: 2022-11-22 12:31

@ScoonTvNetwork

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Posted on: 2022-11-22 11:57

@yanno_what

RT @NZPC_: Our wonderful Carol Leigh (Scarlet Harlot) sex worker, activist,and artist has passed away. Carol coined the words sex work an…

Posted on: 2022-11-21 15:11

@waka__chang

RT @AnnieSprinkle: Nov 16, 2022, Carol Leigh aka #ScarlotHarlot left her beautiful body. It was a good death as deaths go. She'd survived s…

Posted on: 2022-11-21 14:59

@d_fu66

RT @sexworkpol: Die Aktivistin Carol Leigh​ ist verstorben. Sie hatte in den späten 1970er Jahren den Begriff der #Sexarbeit geprägt und ha…

Posted on: 2022-11-21 14:49

@AliJan10B

SF Activist Carol Leigh, the ‘Scarlot Harlot’ Who Coined the Term ‘Sex Work,’ Has Died https://t.co/IXHc3DOWWu

Posted on: 2022-11-21 12:28

@fuseboxradio

Carol Leigh, Legendary Activist Who Coined the Term ‘Sex Work,’ Dies at 71 l VICE https://t.co/S1WisWQ4Mf

Posted on: 2022-11-21 12:28