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THE HARLOTS COLLECTIVE AND GOOD BYE TO 2014

I hope everyone has had a wonderful Christmas and that we are all looking forward to a prosperous new year. For sex workers 2014 has been a mixed bag. Here … Continue reading

26 December, 2014 · 6 Comments

Sworn Evidence Concealed By Justice Committee Stormont

The adoption of Swedish style legislation in NI, that will criminalise the clients of sex workers, (which, although not law yet, has been passed with the support of the majority … Continue reading

23 October, 2014 · Leave a comment

MALE/TRANS SEX WORK.

These are just initial thoughts for a much longer piece. Comments are welcome. I have not put links in this piece but will in the next. Male and trans sex … Continue reading

5 August, 2014 · Leave a comment

CRIMINALISING THE ADVERTISING OF SEXUAL SERVICES WON’T WORK.

A post by UglyMugs.ie who you can follow on twitter @uglymugsie The Canadian Government’s new sex work bill includes a provision banning the advertising of sexual services. Ireland did the … Continue reading

7 June, 2014 · 4 Comments

“ABOLITIONISTS, WHAT ARE YOUR ALTERNATIVES?”

Sex worker is one of the few jobs that represent every socio/economic group within society and it is a job that requires no formal qualifications other than common humanity. What … Continue reading

23 July, 2013 · 3 Comments

DARK DAYS FOR SCOTLAND

It is hard to express the sinking feeling, the feeling of disappointment and of utter disbelief that I felt when I read that the Edinburgh saunas had been raided. Read … Continue reading

9 June, 2013 · Leave a comment

SPEECH GIVEN AT EDINBURGH DEBATE

Read More Below is the speech I made at the Edinburgh debate on the 3rd June at the McDonald Holyrood Hotel organised by the Edinburgh group of the SOLAS Centre … Continue reading

5 June, 2013 · 4 Comments

Celebrate Diversity and Freedom but learn to compromise..

One of the reasons I love sex work is the freedom. That word “Freedom” may have sex work abolitionists reaching for their Kalashnikovs and screaming elitist and in fact it … Continue reading

27 April, 2013 · 3 Comments

Please Report this YouTube video.

This reporter shown stalking a woman has been given an award by Ruhama which is the organisation run by former nuns who ran the “Magdalene laundries” which were correctional convents … Continue reading

3 March, 2013 · 6 Comments

Nottingham calls for the closure of Sex Shops and Lap Dancing Clubs

Nottingham want to shut up sex shops and Lap Dancing clubs, article appears in this is Nottingham.   The online paper is worth a read, especially for the comments, and … Continue reading

16 February, 2013 · 2 Comments