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APPG on Prostitution and the Global Sex Trade Report "Shifting the Burden" Increases Violence Against Women

This article was first published on The Huffington Post – 7 April 2014

With politicians’ infamy for ‘shifting the burden’, this was not the best title for an All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) report. 1,194 more words

Sex Trafficking

Sex Workers Parliament and Criminalisation

Posted from the ECP

Sex workers from across the UK and rest of Europe crammed into a select committee room in the House of Commons to argue against plans to change prostitution laws that would criminalise clients. 200 more words

Prostitution

New opinion poll finds public opposes criminalisation of prostitution

A poll conducted by GfK (February 28th to 2nd March) for Professor Colin Francome, director of the Campaign for Radical Sociology, shows that over half the population of the UK is opposed to the criminalisation of prostitution. 381 more words

Prostitution

26 March in Parliament, Stop the Criminalisation of Sex Work

From The English Collective of Prostitutes

PEOPLE’S PARLIAMENT MEETING, HOUSE OF COMMONS.

Stop the criminalisation of sex work – safety first!

26 March 2014, 6.30-8.30pm… 392 more words

Prostitution

In the Booth with Ruth - Pye Jakobsson, Sex Workers' Rights Activist from Sweden

Pye Jakobsson is a sex worker, presently taking a break from sex work while working in HIV-prevention. Her current roles include Project Manager at Hiv-Sverige/HIV-Sweden… 922 more words

Interview

Ruth Jacobs reblogged this on Soul Destruction and commented:

Pye Jakobsson, a dedicated activist fighting for the human rights of marginalised groups, discusses the advantages of the sex workers’ rights and anti-sex trafficking movements working together.

26 March in Parliament, Stop the Criminalisation of Sex Work

From The English Collective of Prostitutes

PEOPLE’S PARLIAMENT MEETING, HOUSE OF COMMONS.

Stop the criminalisation of sex work – safety first!

26 March 2014, 6.30-8.30pm… 393 more words

Prostitution