Frankie Mullin

Broadly

Common Myths About Sex Work, Debunked By Sex Workers

Sex work is one of the most maligned forms of labor, and often subject to misrepresentation and speculation. We asked two leading sex worker activists to break down some of the most common misconceptions.
Frankie Mullin
11.9.18
sex work

A Migrant Trans Sex Worker's Murder Has Set Off Protests Around the World

Vanesa Campos was lethally shot in a Parisian park in August. Sex workers across the world are joining forces to protest how authorities fail to keep women like Campos safe.
Frankie Mullin
9.21.18
DRAG

London's Drag Kings Challenge the Everyday Performance of Gender

"Pecs" is a group of performers exploring gender and sexuality through drag.
Frankie Mullin
5.5.17
Books

From Codpieces to Dick Pics: How Dating has Changed Throughout History

In "The Curious History of Dating," author Nichi Hodgson chronicles the unlikely and occasionally bizarre ways people have found true love.
Frankie Mullin
3.20.17
sex work

These Sex Workers Are Using Theater to Fight for Decriminalization

The cast of a new London play has diverse experiences of sex work, but they all share a dim view of the police.
Frankie Mullin
2.17.17
rave

What the 90s Rave Scene Looked Like in the UK

We spoke to photographer Mattko about his new book, 'Exist to Resist.'
Frankie Mullin
2.13.17
Sex

'There's No Perfect BJ Technique' and More Realistic Sex Advice

We spoke to the authors of a new book that aims to provide the kind of practical sex advice you'd never find in 'Cosmo.'
Frankie Mullin
1.23.17
News

How Sensational Headlines and Puritanical Charities Hurt Sex Workers

Christian charity Changing Lives releases reports about prostitutes "selling themselves," but their moralistic approach won't change anything for the better.
Frankie Mullin
10.28.16
News

Are London's Brothel Raids Really About Saving Sex Workers?

Last week, police stormed six massage parlors looking for victims, so they could "take them to safety." Often, this meant arresting women and putting them in detention centers.
Frankie Mullin
10.27.16
Stuff

How Self-Employment Can Impact Your Mental Health

Being a freelancer requires an amount of togetherness. Drop beneath a certain threshold and it all starts falling apart.
Frankie Mullin
6.2.16
Health

Why Are Women and Trans People Absent from HIV Prevention Campaigns?

A lot of people think that only gay men are at risk.
Frankie Mullin
5.17.16
transformation

Why Are Women and Trans People Absent from HIV Prevention Campaigns?

A lot of people think that only gay men are at risk.
Frankie Mullin
5.17.16
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