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Join us at the annual Reclaim the Night March where women march to take a stand against male violence.
Harvey Weinstein triggered an explosion of revelations exposing the sheer scale of just how many Harvey Weinsteins are out there. A timely reminder that we are still too far from a world where any woman or girl is even safe, let alone equal.
Sat 25 Nov 6pm Assemble Whitehall place (women only)
Followed by mixed Rally at Camden Centre
Details and Map Here
The Mayor has recently consulted on his strategy for a Diverse, Inclusive, Safe & Healthy City - with not a mention of the Sex Trade to be found.
Read our response where we ask:
- Why is there no mention of London’s prolific, deeply damaging sex trade, from massage parlours to strip clubs?
- Why a commitment to tackle the demand for prostitution by pervious Mayor, Boris Johnson, has been written out of Policing Strategies?
- And why does TfL allow the Metro and ES, distributed all over the London transport network, to advertise the sex industry?
Read All About It!
Read our response HEREread more..
The ASA has tightened up codes to stop the sexualisation of children under 18. A welcome move.
But their refusal to kick porn and sex ads out of newspapers highlights some very confused thinking. Apparently it is not an issue of child protection to expose underage children in the most mainstream manner possible to sexualised messages about young women (often barely over 18) or totally inappropriate industries, like prostitution!read more..