This is brilliant writing. Like all really good prose it is happening on many levels at once.
The final humiliation of any society before it is destroyed by subversives from within is to turn the entire population into prostitutes of one variety or another. As the article says, this isn't show business or anything glamorous and by the time most people figure out what is actually being done to them the entire nation wakes up in mud and filth, it's fire long extinguished.
It is the most abominable horror imaginable to turn the daughters of the pioneers and the renaissance into teen whores who are sodomized in front of a camera so they can receive a pittance to feed their children. It is difficult to think of a worse possible ending for the 'Kwa.