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Kat Banyard
Writer

Kat Banyard is the founder of the campaign group UK Feminista and the author of The Equality Illusion (2010). Her latest book is Pimp State: Sex, Money and the Future of Equality (2016). 

Written by Kat Banyard

Essay/
Human rights and justice
Prostitution is not sex work

Decriminalising the sex trade is touted as a means to empower women and rebrand a necessary service. This is utterly wrong

Kat Banyard