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  • The Independent: More British people support sex-work law reform than are against it, study finds August 27, 2019
    Exclusive: ‘People are horrified that sex workers suffer so much violence and understand that the prostitution laws, which force women to work in isolation, increase the danger of attack,’ says campaigner Maya Oppenheim Women’s Correspondent @mayaoppenheim Campaigners have called for sex work to be … Continue reading → The post The Independent: More British people support sex-work law reform […]
  • RightsInfo: More Britons Support Sex Work Law Reform Than Oppose It, Poll Shows August 26, 2019
    More Britons believe sex workers should not be punished for operating out of brothels or on the street than those who think they should, an opinion poll commissioned by RightsInfo has found.  Forty-nine percent of British people surveyed are in … Continue reading → The post RightsInfo: More Britons Support Sex Work Law Reform Than […]
  • I News: How sex workers who are sexually assaulted are being failed by the justice system August 21, 2019
    In sex work, consent is based on conditions such as protection and payment. But when abuse happens, women are struggling to get justice In March, a man was given an extended jail sentence for raping a sex worker after removing his condom … Continue reading → The post I News: How sex workers who are sexually assaulted […]
  • Camden New Journal: Food bank campaigners warn Universal Credit strain is leaving children hungry August 8, 2019
    Families struggling to proviude meals during summer holidays 08 August, 2019 — By Helen Chapman CAMPAIGNERS at a food bank staged a demonstration as they warned that families are struggling to feed their children during the school holidays. Placards were held up … Continue reading → The post Camden New Journal: Food bank campaigners warn Universal Credit […]
  • RightsInfo: ‘I Do Sex Work To Feed My Son. Why Should I Be Punished?’ July 31, 2019
    “Hello, my name is Maria and I am from the English Collective of Prostitutes”. That certainly stops police in their tracks. It’s a line I use a lot nowadays.  I started working in the streets in Birmingham about a year ago. … Continue reading → The post RightsInfo: ‘I Do Sex Work To Feed My Son. […]
  • RightsInfo: ‘I’m Not Ashamed Of Doing Sex Work For A Living’ July 30, 2019
    I’m two hours into my nine hour shift and it’s a quiet day. We are all feeling anxious because yesterday was quiet too, like every other day this month.  I feel a mounting sense of doom at how I am … Continue reading → The post RightsInfo: ‘I’m Not Ashamed Of Doing Sex Work For […]
  • RightsInfo: What’s A Nice Girl Like You Doing In A Job Like This July 30, 2019
    #MakeAllWomenSafe RightsInfo has been funded to make an animation and an explainer film and commission a range of content to explore the research, work and campaign of the English Collective of Prostitutes in their research ‘What’s A Nice Girl Like … Continue reading → The post RightsInfo: What’s A Nice Girl Like You Doing In […]
  • The Guardian: How can the Tories’ moralising report on prostitution completely ignore austerity? July 29, 2019
    Poverty and crumbling social care have driven vulnerable people into sex work. You wouldn’t know it from this inquiry @frankiemullin Mon 29 Jul 2019 14.05 When Conservative MP Fiona Bruce chairs an inquiry into sex work, you don’t hold your breath … Continue reading → The post The Guardian: How can the Tories’ moralising report on […]
  • RightsInfo: Sex Worker Spy Hotline Will Embolden Vigilantes, Campaigners Warn July 29, 2019
    Sex worker campaign groups fear a new hotline for informing police of suspected brothel activity in east London will embolden vigilantes.  The Metropolitan Police is encouraging residents to use a special phone line to report sightings of sex workers, suspected brothels … Continue reading → The post RightsInfo: Sex Worker Spy Hotline Will Embolden Vigilantes, Campaigners […]
  • The Independent: ‘It was sex work or starvation’ July 28, 2019
    ‘It was sex work or starvation’: How poverty is forcing women to perform for men on webcams ‘Since I started camming, I haven’t signed on. The flexibility changed my life. It allowed me to work and earn an income from … Continue reading → The post The Independent: ‘It was sex work or starvation’ appeared […]

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