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Fund Raising for the National Ugly Mug Scheme. Urgent Funding needed…

Hello, Just to keep Harlots Parlour readers informed that our Home Office funding has expired and we’re currently running the National Ugly Mugs (NUM) Scheme on funding reserves as we … Continue reading

22 April, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Irish Debate

There were a couple of debates on Irish TV.  As usual on both debates the voice of the consenting sex-work was ignored.  The TV3 Vincent Browne whitewash had the Ruhama agency … Continue reading

1 February, 2013 · 1 Comment

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

UKNSWP statement.

I am pleased to publish a response from UKNSWP regarding a recent post that illustrated concerns felt within the sex working community with regard to the pilot Nationwide Ugly Mug … Continue reading

9 November, 2012 · 7 Comments

NATIONAL UGLY MUG SCHEME, IS IT GOOD NEWS?

Time will tell if the introduction of the first UK nationwide Ugly mug scheme will be good news for sex workers or bad, or more likely indifferent. An ugly mug, … Continue reading

16 August, 2012 · 3 Comments

“An Agency of Their Own”.

Review of: An Agency of Their Own, a book by Gregor Gall, published by Zero books. As a reference book “An agency of Their Own” explains and records the development … Continue reading

23 July, 2012 · 1 Comment

OPEN LETTER TO THE PRIME MINISTER OF THE ROYAL GOVERNMENT OF THAILAND.

The sex workers of Thailand have sent an open letter using the offices of the Empower foundation to the Prime Minister (also sent to related Ministeries, UNIAP and various media) … Continue reading

8 June, 2012 · 1 Comment