Tag Archives: trafficking

Stop the arrests during the Olympics

To answer the panic around the Olympics and the increase in police raids against sex workers, (already reported in East London boroughs of Newham and Tower Hamlets), a campaign has been launched to demand a moratorium and an end of … 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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France should not criminalise my clients

On the 6th December, the French Parliament will discuss a resolution re-affirming the abolitionist position of the country. If passed, this will lead to a new Bill for the criminalisation of our clients. Criminalisation doesn’t stop us working but worsens … Continue reading

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Trafficking figures in Germany

Thanks to the German forum on line http://www.sexworker.at/ which has done this graphic with the figures from the Federal German police about trafficking and pimping in this country. These figures represent the number of people who have been identified by the … Continue reading

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