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Comeback: Why the Nordic Model harms women

Posted from the Feminist Times Independent escort Laura Lee and the English Collective of Prostitutes respond to RadFemUK’s piece on the European Parliament’s vote in favour of adopting the Nordic … Continue reading

27 February, 2014 · 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

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

JULIE BINDEL loving sex work (NOT) in the Spectator.

Julie Bindel, hater of sex workers, transsexuals, gay men, men, vegetarians and women who are not middle class journalists ( and ideally lesbian ) has been hating again, this time … Continue reading

4 February, 2013 · 29 Comments

Rape is a human right

This is the most hate fill post I have read in a long time. Conflating sex work with rape. Does this person hate all men, she most definitely hates sex-work, … Continue reading

1 February, 2013 · 39 Comments

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

Siobhan McMahon

  I’m more than a little confused by this MSP. I’ll get to the main reason in a minute, but the confusion was deepened when I saw this tweet. He … Continue reading

18 September, 2012 · Leave a comment

Doomed to Fail or Failed on Purpose?

In recent weeks, Trish Godman’s latest attempt to bring in legislation to criminalise the clients and other people involved in the periphery of the P4P arena came to an end … Continue reading

25 April, 2011 · 6 Comments

We are Equals

The recent video of Daniel Craig supporting International Women’s Day has been shown, and has launched the new inequality debate website.  How will this new coalition of founding partners view sex workers rights?  Seeing … Continue reading

9 March, 2011 · Leave a comment

The impact of adult entertainment on rape statistics in Camden: a re-analysis.

In 2003, an anti sex work research organisation (Lilith Research and Development, a subsidiary project of Eaves Women’s Aid) published research equating the opening of Lap Dancing clubs to an … Continue reading

19 January, 2011 · 6 Comments