Vice: London’s Romanian sex workers are worried that Brexit would screw them

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June 9, 2016 By Margaret Corvid From the column ‘Europe: The Final Countdown’ Sex workers’ rights marching in Soho in 2014 (Photo by Jake Lewis) Against the backdrop of the EU referendum campaign, London-based Romanian women sex workers are using … Continue reading

Guardian: Romanian sex workers challenge UK immigration policy

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May 1, 2016 Romanian sex workers challenge UK immigration policy Women targeted by Operation Nexus, which aims to deport foreign offenders, say they are legitimately self-employed Although freedom of movement is guaranteed within the EU, the right to stay after … Continue reading

Statement: Trafficking – justification for increased deportations and moralistic crusade

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1. The public’s understandable concern for victims of trafficking including young people is being used to promote a moralistic and dangerous crusade against prostitution. The anti-trafficking campaign allied with law enforcement and the religious right claims that all prostitution is rape/sexual exploitation. It … Continue reading

Action Alert: US PROStitutes Collective model letter to oppose trafficking bill in Congress

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Dear Friends, The US PROStitutes Collective has asked the Global Women’s Strike to circulate a model letter to Senators opposing provisions in HR 3887, the William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2007. The law is currently before the … Continue reading