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Report Outlines The Shocking Outcomes of The Nordic Model

A recent study by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine has discovered that criminalisation and repressive policing of sex work, in places including countries with the Nordic Model increases the risk of violence, HIV and sexually transmitted infections for sex workers. Continue reading Report Outlines The Shocking Outcomes of The Nordic Model

Seven Reasons Brothels Should Be Legalised

When it comes to discussing the future of the sex industry, how brothels fit into it is always a matter of debate. To some they are ‘dens of filth’ and the police should be closing them down. To others, they are a place where sex workers can work safely. But where does the truth lie? Well today we are going to take a look at the benefits of brothels you may not read about in the mainstream media. Continue reading Seven Reasons Brothels Should Be Legalised

Five Myths About Sex Workers

The sex industry is full of myths. They are usually perpetuated by the press who do it out of ignorance, and pressure groups who arguably do it to further disenfranchise sex workers. Hey, before I came to work here I only knew what I had read in the MSM so held the same prejudices. It is only when I started here five years that that I knew what really went on. Continue reading Five Myths About Sex Workers

Should Sex Workers Have Designated Areas To Work?

Here at Escort Scotland we have long called for the decriminalisation of sex work. There seems to me no sensible argument against having proper areas for sex workers to operate in, be that a brothel or designated streets. This was reinforced this week when a woman from Swansea complained that she was sick of getting propositioned just because she lived in a red light district. Continue reading Should Sex Workers Have Designated Areas To Work?

What is it Like To Actually Date a Sex Worker?

Everyone knows that we respect sex workers here at Escort Scotland. It is one of the reasons we are the home of escorting in Scotland. Whatever we can do to help our advertisers we will. That is mainly because we remember that they are actually people with real lives and worries. Continue reading What is it Like To Actually Date a Sex Worker?

Do Escorts Really Enjoy The Sex?

Clients love sex workers. If they didn’t, there wouldn’t be a sex industry. The question for many remains though, do the actual escorts enjoy the sex? For a number of people, this is important as if they really don’t want to be there, then that raises serious issues of the morality of the practice, and in certain scenarios, consent itself. Continue reading Do Escorts Really Enjoy The Sex?

Why Do Most Sex Workers Choose The Sex Industry?

We are realists here at Escort Advertising, and we are well aware our industry has a bad rep in certain areas. One of these areas is the reasons that sex workers enter the industry in the first place. To be fair, these reasons spouted in the mainstream media often state that entry isn’t out of choice, or at best, it is the last chance saloon. Continue reading Why Do Most Sex Workers Choose The Sex Industry?