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HIV/AIDS: Obama kills sex workers

Yesterday, NSWP president Andrew Hunter made a good speech and explained many of sex workers’ issues in the context of HIV/AIDS. The US travel restrictions will prevent sex workers to be in Washington, but it is in Washington that will … Continue reading

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Global sex worker conference starting in Kolkata

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Are male sex workers really better off?

There is an assumption that male sex workers are different from women. When you listen to some discourses, female sex workers are portrayed as victims or very vulnerable while male sex workers are just ignored. It is not just because … Continue reading

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Dear Julie, can you love me?

Or why I support radical feminism. Julie Bindel is saying many things publicly about many people, including trans’ people, sex workers, vegans and more recently about bisexual women. I know she receives a lot of hate mail from readers, but … Continue reading

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LGBTQ and sex workers’ History

LGBT History month is ending today. To close this month, I will be attending the event organised by SERTUC LGBT network in Congress House.[1] At this occasion, I want also to remind the links between the LGBTQ communities and sex … Continue reading

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How best to end violence?

First published in the Morning Star Thursday 22 December 2011 by Thierry Schaffauser   Last week Equalities Minister Lynne Featherstone announced the national rollout of Liverpool’s Ugly Mugs scheme, which gathers information about men attacking sex workers. This is a … Continue reading

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Google’s whorephobia

Do you remember last May when Google censored an advert from the Irish sex worker organisation Turn Off the Blue Light? Here is the info: http://www.turnoffthebluelight.ie/2011/05/27/google-discrimination-against-sex-workers/ This time, Google has decided to fund anti-sex worker organisations. As a result, the US … Continue reading

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