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The past battles of 2013 and the battles of 2014 to be fought

This year has seen the battle against sex workers continue. Four Western countries seriously set their eyes on the Nordic model. Scotland took a look at the Nordic model, with … Continue reading

29 December, 2013 · 5 Comments


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

Action Alert from ECP (English Collective of Prostitutes)

Please support if you can this action organised by the ECP. ACTION ALERT . . . Stop the prosecution of a woman falsely accused of prostitution who faces prison for … Continue reading

10 July, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why sex worker activists should support decriminalisation for street work

(I’m not a sex worker activist and though I’ve been planning this post for months, I wasn’t sure if I should write it; if I’m not a sex worker activist, … Continue reading

18 June, 2013 · 17 Comments

The Phallusy Fallacy: the myth that sex workers are “used” isn’t logical

This was first published as “Phallacy” on Diary of a Virgin Whore The idea that sex workers are ‘used’ or that their bodies are commodities is a fallacy. But many … Continue reading

17 June, 2013 · 3 Comments


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

Lapping it up in strip clubs

I’ve often wondered what it’s like in strip or lap dancing clubs. I finally found out during my last visit to London. I was curious about how the girls behave and … Continue reading

3 May, 2013 · 1 Comment