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  • Statement: Working from “pop-up brothels”
    I have been working in brothels since 2008.  For a long time we were in the same premises with me and two other women working as sex workers. We are all mothers and working for ourselves. Most of us are … Continue reading → The post Statement: Working from “pop-up brothels” appeared first on English […]
  • Statement: A travelling sex worker
    “I was fed up of being a cleaner, bar maid and shop assistant, often all on the same day. Prostitution is certainly not the worst job I have ever had. I have worked on the fish market and as a … Continue reading → The post Statement: A travelling sex worker appeared first on English […]
  • Statement: Convicted as a “trafficker”
    I’ve been a victim of sexual abuse and domestic violence and believe every woman should be protected. I come from a poor rural area of Brazil. At age 12, I was forced to work as a domestic servant to help … Continue reading → The post Statement: Convicted as a “trafficker” appeared first on English […]
  • Statement: Working from premises
    I am an immigrant lesbian woman and I work as a prostitute. I have written this because I can’t speak publicly as a prostitute. I am fed up with living a double life. I decided to go on the game … Continue reading → The post Statement: Working from premises appeared first on English Collective […]
  • Statement: Part-time street worker
    I work on the streets part-time so it isn’t feasible for me to have a flat on my own, but if I could work with a friend from a flat I would do that because it would be safer. I … Continue reading → The post Statement: Part-time street worker appeared first on English Collective […]
  • Statement: Migrant sex worker on trafficking laws
    “When I first came to this country I was forced to come, forced to be a sex-worker. I suffered violence every day, and drugs and alcohol. I was being watched 24 hours. I was begging police officers to come to … Continue reading → The post Statement: Migrant sex worker on trafficking laws appeared first […]
  • Statement: Jenny Pearl, sex worker and mother of a disabled child
    Evidence from a woman who works on the streets Link to original Memorandum submitted by Jenny Pearl Written evidence to the Public Bill Committee of the Policing and Crime Bill I attended the Committee of the Policing and Crime Bill on … Continue reading → The post Statement: Jenny Pearl, sex worker and mother of a […]