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“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

Sex work,pleasure or rebellion. Paper presented at Brunel University 21st April 2012.

This is my paper that I presented at the Sexual Cultures Conference held at Brunel University in April 21st 2012.It seemed to be well received. They are a collection of … Continue reading

23 April, 2012 · 5 Comments

Greater Manchester Police chief backs brothel debate

Deputy Chief Constable Simon Byrne said there was “no perfect solution” Continue reading the main story Related Stories Q&A: UK Prostitution Laws Decriminalising brothels could solve problems linked to prostitution, … Continue reading

4 November, 2011 · 3 Comments

THE UNCOMFORTABLE TRUTH..PART 2…the importance of connection….

The Importance of connection… I discussed in my article “The uncomfortable truth” the problems within sex worker representation. I referred to the difficulties in organising an industry as stigmatised as … Continue reading

1 September, 2011 · 8 Comments


At the heart of British sex worker rights there is a major problem. Sex workers lack representation. Structures that exists and which give the appearance of representing sex workers are … Continue reading

21 August, 2011 · 3 Comments

Merseyside Police supports ‘International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers’

The 17th December, 2010 marks the ‘International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers’. In particular on this day, we remember men and women who have been lost through violence … Continue reading

17 December, 2010 · 2 Comments