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  • WestEnd Extra: ‘Law change could save sex workers from exploitation’ February 8, 2019
    English Collective of Prostitutes report features women in ‘red-light area of Soho’ who were subject to police raids 08 February, 2019 — By Tom Foot CAMPAIGNERS have warned it is “dangerous and irresponsible” to criminalise sex workers at a time when exploitation, … Continue reading → The post WestEnd Extra: ‘Law change could save sex workers from […]
  • Report: What’s a Nice Girl Like You Doing in a Job Like This? Comparing sex work with other jobs traditionally done by women. February 5, 2019
    CLICK HERE FOR FULL REPORT Sex work is often characterised as inherently exploitative. In this research, we compare pay and conditions between sex work and other jobs disproportionately done by women. In doing so, we uncover many similarities and some … Continue reading → The post Report: What’s a Nice Girl Like You Doing in […]
  • Independent: Public sector employees increasingly turning to sex work due to austerity February 4, 2019
    Exclusive: ‘I’m more tired at home but we can get the food we want and decent shoes for the kids,’ says teacher who does sex work Maya Oppenheim Women’s Correspondent @mayaoppenheim Increasing numbers of public sector workers are being forced to turn to sex workdue to … Continue reading → The post Independent: Public sector employees increasingly turning to sex work […]
  • Invite your MP to launch of new research January 29, 2019
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  • Event: Launch of community research on sex work – Tues 5 Feb January 15, 2019
    Launch of new research: “What’s a Nice Girl Like You Doing in a Job like This – a comparison between sex work and other jobs commonly done by women.” by the English Collective of Prostitutes. Hosted by Dawn Butler MP Tuesday 5 … Continue reading → The post Event: Launch of community research on sex work – […]
  • Event: Launch of new research – 5 Feb 2019 January 14, 2019
    Launch of new research: “What’s a Nice Girl Like You Doing in a Job like This – a comparison between sex work and other jobs commonly done by women.” by the English Collective of Prostitutes. Hosted by Dawn Butler MP … Continue reading → The post Event: Launch of new research – 5 Feb 2019 […]
  • Independent: Students are turning to sex work for extra money December 27, 2018
    Students are turning to sex work for extra money but experts warn universities are ignoring the issue Exclusive: ‘The financial situation for students is getting more and more bleak Eleanor Busby Education Correspondent Universities must stop ignoring the plight of a growing number … Continue reading → The post Independent: Students are turning to sex work for extra […]
  • Action Alert: Please protest repeated police raids and harassment against women working together safely and independently December 11, 2018
    UPDATE Many thanks to all who wrote to protest these raids. As a result, a senior policeman has agreed to meet the women and we hope that will help ensure that the flat isn’t raided again or closed down.  Please … Continue reading → The post Action Alert: Please protest repeated police raids and harassment […]
  • Bulletin 7: January – October 2018 December 11, 2018
    The English Collective of Prostitutes gathers reports from our nationwide network and the media, and regularly publishes them in the form of a bulletin. These reports show that police crackdowns on prostitution are widespread, that women are subjected to surveillance … Continue reading → The post Bulletin 7: January – October 2018 appeared first on […]
  • The Sunday Times: ECP letter – Price of austerity December 2, 2018
    Price of austerity Yes, women working in Chelsea Cloisters are paying a “huge rent” to an “astronomically wealthy” landlord: that is a widespread London experience. Yet women say they feel safer knowing they are not the only sex worker, and … Continue reading → The post The Sunday Times: ECP letter – Price of austerity […]