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The Self-Perpetuation of "End-Demand" Fantasies

France has now joined the list of countries who have adopted the so-called “End-Demand” approach in opposing prostitution, by criminalizing the clients of sex workers in the vain hope that the steady drop in demand will lead to the eventual eradication of “white slavery”. 575 more words

Sex Work

Keeping Sex Workers Safe: An Alternative to the Swedish Model

Currently, a parliamentary committee in the United Kingdom is conducting hearings on a proposal to implement the “Swedish model” of prostitution law – one where it is legal to sell sexual services, but illegal to buy them. 532 more words

Sex Work

Don't expect polite debate when it comes to prostitution policy

HOW do you solve a problem like prostitution? Well, first you have to decide if it actually is a problem at all. Next you have to decide what language to use to describe it, and to describe those involved in it. 970 more words



Discarded red umbrella in a back alley in Windsor, Belfast, Northern Ireland. © MATT LEMON PHOTOGRAPHY. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

#tfw you look outside your window and spot a scene that epitomises the state of sex workers’ rights in Northern Ireland. 363 more words

Human Beings

Eye Candy of the Week | July 31, 2016

This Swedish dish looks just as good in flower print as she does dark lingerie. Enjoy our Eye Candy of the Week for July 31, 2016. 44 more words

Eye Candy Of The Week

NorMAC nastiness in Hobart

Trigger warning – the two links contain descriptions of sexual abuse

Last week I attended an event at the Tasmanian Parliament held by NorMAC – Nordic Model Australia Coalition. 1,018 more words


Prostitution: is it OK?

Prostitution has been a hugely controversial topic for as long as it has existed. It is closely linked to human trafficking and illegal activity such as drug trafficking, illegal gambling and sales of illegal alcohol. 1,580 more words