Londra 2012, operazione ‘decoro’: retate anti-prostituzione in vista delle Olimpiadi

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Il Fatto, 04/04/2012. Dopo le tende per contenere gli ubriachi e toglierli così dalla vista dei turisti che affolleranno Londra per le Olimpiadi (dando l’idea di una città sana e pulita), ora in Inghilterra hanno optato per un giro di vite contro la prostituzione. … Continue reading

Crackdowns on prostitution putting sex workers’ lives at risk

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As arrests, raids and prosecutions of sex workers increase in Olympic boroughsand throughout the UK, calls for the decriminalisation of prostitution highlight the need to protect sex workers from rape and violence. Cari Mitchell, English Collective of Prostitutes commented: “Police crackdowns … Continue reading

Call for change in law to protect prostitutes from violent crime

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The Guardian, 16/01/2012. Brothel attacks prompt debate whether police priority should be prosecuting sex workers or catching dangerous criminals A series of gang attacks on brothels in east London has triggered calls for changes to the prostitution laws after victims who … Continue reading

London 2012 Olympics: Crackdown on brothels ‘puts sex workers at risk’

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Jamie Doward The Observer, Sunday 10 April 2011 Scotland Yard has been accused of endangering sex workers after it emerged that officers were targeting brothels in London’s Olympic boroughs as part of a coordinated clean-up operation ahead of the 2012 games. … Continue reading