Margaret Cho is no stranger to making controversial statements or gestures. But as of late, the comedian and actress has used her position to tell some stark truths about her life. 

Just months after opening up about her childhood sexual assault, Cho took to her Twitter account and revealed her past life as a sex worker. Her tweets, which you can see in their entirety below (courtesy of, also reflect on society’s (and other social media users’) vilification of sex work and particularly women of color who engage in it: