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Criminalising clients has nothing to do with gender equality.

This is part of a longer work talking about gender equality and how it is being used by some feminists to justify the criminalisation of clients and the stigmatisation of … Continue reading

23 February, 2013 · 5 Comments

Rape is a human right

Originally posted on ann tagonist:
An investigation was launched today after a care home admitted inviting in purchasing prostitutes women to offer sexual services to be raped by disabled male residents. The street…

1 February, 2013 · 39 Comments

17th December, International day to End Violence against sex workers.

Today was international day to end violence against sex workers. Sex workers exist in every culture and in every nation. Sex workers, male, female and trans work in a diverse … Continue reading

17 December, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sexual Entertainment Venues and managing risk

Harlots is pleased to announce the initial finding of research into attitudes toward adult entertainment venues and an assessment of their influence on nuisance and safety in areas where they … Continue reading

9 December, 2012 · Leave a comment

Evangelicals, Feminists, and The Rescue Industry

I came across this interview on an excellent sex worker rights FB page called Coyote which you can support “HERE” . It is an interview where Melissa Gira Grant who … Continue reading

22 September, 2012 · Leave a comment

“Are they bad girls or brilliant?”A Harlots review of a brilliant book by Aphrodite Phoenix.

I was delighted to be congratulated by Aphrodite Phoenix on a paper that I recently presented at the Brunel university sexual cultures conference. Aphrodite asked me if I would be … Continue reading

10 May, 2012 · Leave a comment

Catherine Stephens and Douglas Fox talking on the Charlie Spice show on May 7th.

I was delighted to appear with Catherine Stephens on the Charlie Spice radio show yesterday (May 7th). It was, as usual, an interesting discussion about sex work in the UK. … Continue reading

8 May, 2012 · 2 Comments