Tag Archives: violence

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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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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An interview

Hello, I have accepted to answer the questions of a student who made this video project. Here is the result. I feel I am always saying the same things but anyway. You can see more of her work here http://goroyesque.blogspot.com/

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Victory for Sheila Farmer

Statement from the English Collective of Prostitutes: PROSECUTION DROPPED AGAINST SEX WORKER FOR LACK OF EVIDENCE Sheila Farmer, a sex worker who worked with other women from premises for safety had charges of brothel-keeping dismissed today in Croydon Crown Court. … Continue reading

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Action Alert! Support Sheila Farmer

Thanks to the English Collective of Prostitutes for organising this action. See you everyone there on the 3rd January !   http://www.prostitutescollective.net/Sheila_Farmer_action_alert_UPDATED.htm   Ms Sheila Farmer is facing a trial on 3 January 2012 at Croydon Crown Court.   Please can … Continue reading

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Sex worker Greetings and plans for a happy New Year 2012

Dear sex workers and all sexy comrades, I am a bit of a Queen so I will do like the old one and make my speech for the end of the year and the celebrations. Hopefully you won’t find me … 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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