Sometimes you read stuff and you just, you can’t even… So in case you were wondering if end-demand laws, criminalisation of clients of sex workers and other ‘Nordic Model’ stuff is to protect women? Yeah. No.
“We don’t want to make life safe for prostitutes, we want to do away with prostitution.”
– Senator Donald Plett at a hearing on whether or not Canada should criminalise clients of sex workers.
“Of course the law has negative consequences for women in prostitution but that’s also some of the effect that we want to achieve with the law.”
– Sweden’s trafficking unit head Ann Martin on their laws criminalising clients of sex workers.