Feminism That Doesn't Challenge Male Entitlement Isn't Feminism

Feminism That Doesn't Challenge Male Entitlement Isn't Feminism

Caitlin Roper  20.03.2017
The women's liberation movement is the one place that is ours, the one place where we can centre the interests of women, and we must be...
The Girls Of The Congo: Living Amongst Violence, Slavery And Witchcraft

The Girls Of The Congo: Living Amongst Violence, Slavery And Witchcraft

Johanna Higgs  25.01.2017
Fear of sorcery also often prevents women and girls from speaking out about violence. 'They believe that if they accuse someone of violence...
There Is No Human Rights Argument for Decriminalising Pimping And Brothel-Keeping

There Is No Human Rights Argument for Decriminalising Pimping And Brothel-Keeping

Anber Raz  24.01.2017
Around a decade and a half ago, a handful of countries realised that policy relating to the sex trade was not working. While most people...
Decriminalisation Will Make Sex Workers Safer - Not Increased Morality

Decriminalisation Will Make Sex Workers Safer - Not Increased Morality

Alexander Morgan  3.11.2016
As an ex-sex worker I can say from first hand experience that it's extremely risky and unsafe in this country to operate in the industry....
Reaction To Vaz Revelations Paints Bleak Political Future

Reaction To Vaz Revelations Paints Bleak Political Future

Finn McConnell  13.09.2016
Keith Vaz has always been a target for the right wing press, so an orchestrated, homophobic campaign to remove him from power comes as...

XXX School Girls Wanted

Rachel Bell  7.09.2016
'I've answered phones in enough brothels to know the most common question is always, 'What age is the youngest girl you have?' writes Rachel...
How The Olympics Could Be Boosting An 'Epidemic' In Child Sex Trafficking

How The Olympics Could Be Boosting An 'Epidemic' In Child Sex Trafficking

Louise Ridley  9.08.2016
On beaches near Olympics venues in Rio, children’s bodies are being sold. Girls as young as eight are used as child prostitutes...
The Warped Gender Politics of the Red Light District

The Warped Gender Politics of the Red Light District

Joanna Taylor  9.08.2016
The Red Light District is effectively a safe space for creepy men; a place where they feel comfortable to openly air their sexist behaviours...
Prostitution: Changing the Law Is Vital But Not Enough

Prostitution: Changing the Law Is Vital But Not Enough

Katharine Sacks Jones  21.07.2016
Women involved in prostitution cannot wait for support until after a final report is published. The Government must take urgent action...
Girls Seek Refuge Amongst the Dead After Ebola

Girls Seek Refuge Amongst the Dead After Ebola

Chloe Brett  13.07.2016
It's 3pm in central Monrovia, Liberia. Crowds of noisy, staggering men congregate around the outside of a collapsing, rotten three story...
The Horror of Sex Tourism in Madagascar

The Horror of Sex Tourism in Madagascar

Johanna Higgs  28.06.2016
I stayed in a hotel in the center of the sleaze. One of the first things I noticed was a sign on my bathroom door warning me to not bring...
Sex Workers Have the Right to Be Free From Violence, Abuse, and Discrimination - Just Like Anyone Else

Sex Workers Have the Right to Be Free From Violence, Abuse, and Discrimination - Just Like Anyone Else

Kerry Moscogiuri  26.05.2016
Essentially today, we are acknowledging that sex workers have the right to be free from violence, abuse, and discrimination. Just like...

The Economist's Pimp

Heather Brunskell-Evans  10.05.2016
I hope the UK joins other liberal democratic countries in adopting the Nordic model. Perhaps in the future we will wonder why, at the beginning...
I Spoke to an Escort About the Bizarre Side of the Job

I Spoke to an Escort About the Bizarre Side of the Job

Simon Doherty  25.04.2016
At uni there was a girl on my course who had a part-time job in some sort of phone sex call centre. One day, during a particularly dry...