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  • 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 […]
  • RightsInfo: Conservative Commission’s Sex Work Proposals Are ‘Dangerous’ – Tory Politician July 26, 2019
    By Aaron Walawalkar News and Digital Editor 26th July 2019 A Tory politician has called a report by his fellow Conservative party members, which calls for sex workers’ clients to be prosecuted, “dangerous” and “flawed”. The Conservative Party Human Rights Commission on … Continue reading → The post RightsInfo: Conservative Commission’s Sex Work Proposals Are ‘Dangerous’ – […]
  • The Independent: Jailing of migrant sex workers in Ireland decried as ‘completely unjust’ June 18, 2019
    ‘Convictions for sex work further limit people’s ability to exit the industry and find alternative means of employment,’ says sex worker Maya Oppenheim Women’s Correspondent @mayaoppenheim The jailing of two migrant sex workers in Ireland has been condemned by others in the industry as … Continue reading → The post The Independent: Jailing of migrant sex workers in Ireland […]
  • The Guardian: A change in Irish law was meant to help sex workers. So why are they being jailed? June 12, 2019
    Lobbyists say making payment for sex illegal targets punters. But in fact it makes workers’ bodies into crime scenes @frankiemullin Wed 12 Jun 2019 09.00 BST  Paying for sex has been illegal in Ireland for two years. At the time of … Continue reading → The post The Guardian: A change in Irish law was meant […]

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