Today, Northern Ireland implemented the so-called “Swedish model” criminalising clients of sex workers. The Telegraph publishes a map to compare law on sex work across the world: read article: Prostitution, pimping and brothels: how legal are they across the world?
40 years International Whores’ Day
June 2nd is ‘International Whores Day’, a day commemorating the 1975 occupation of the Church of St. Nizierof in Lyon, France, by more than 100 sex workers. The event is considered to be the birth of the modern sex workers rights movement, and traditionally it’s the day when sex worker activists all over the world rally for equal rights.