Vice: Police are using the ‘pop-up brothels’ scare for propaganda

Gallery

Frankie Mullin  Mar 10 2017, 1:14pm While actively putting sex workers in harm. (Top photo: A sex workers’ rights protest in 2014. Photo by Jake Lewis) “Pop-up brothels” full of trafficked women are sweeping the country, according to a spate of recent … Continue reading

Statement: serious concerns about police and UK Border Agency actions targeting migrant sex workers

Gallery

We are writing to express our serious concerns about a number of joint UK Border Agency and police operations targeting migrant sex workers which took place during the week commencing 17th October, the week during which Anti-Slavery Day, 18th October … Continue reading

Northern Ireland: The prostitution proposal needs kicked to the kerb

Gallery

The Human Trafficking Bill – currently before the Assembly – is sponsored by a little-known Right-wing Christian pressure group, says Graham Ellison In an article in the Belfast Telegraph earlier this month, Lord Morrow once again sought public support for … Continue reading

United States; Trafficking – a justification for increased deportations and a moralistic crusade against prostitution

Gallery

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