Strippers have said they are "angry and terrified" after an anti-strip club campaign group carried out undercover filming of private nude dances.
Not Buying It claimed the recordings in Victorias and Obsessions lap dancing clubs in Manchester showed breaches in licensing rules, including sexual acts. The group said covert filming was the "only way to get anything done about the strip industry". Not Buying It, which was set up to challenge exploitation in tattoo dating sites des moines and the sex trade, said it took the "drastic step" in March of hiring investigators to film strippers to "expose how the industry really operates".
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Both Victorias and Obsessions offer "full, nude" lap dances in "discreet" private rooms. Not Buying It claimed to have filmed dancers both touching themselves sexually and "straddling" investigators, despite licensing rules forbidding contact. But Daisy said: "I std dating free sites don't offer 'extras' and I don't know any other girls who do.
A spokesperson for Victorias said it had "taken these allegations seriously" and was co-operating fully with a council investigation. Victorias had "not knowingly contravened or permitted the contravention of any term or condition of their licence," they added. Not Buying It said it chose to visit two lap dancing clubs in Manchester because of "numerous, serious" incidents linked to clubs in the city, but added: "We have no doubt that lonely housewives wanting online dating site could have gone into any club in the country and found the same.
Campaigner Dr Sasha Rakoff said: "We have been telling councils for years of the extreme harm and abuse of the strip industry. Dr Rakoff said she hoped the filming would now show councillors the strip industry was "hugely harmful and abusive".
Jan Williams, chairman of Object, a group which campaigns against the sexual objectification of women, said "well-attested stories of strip sugar momma dating site jacksonville where dancers have to contravene rules in order to earn a living have been around forever".
When I go into work I feel completely in control.
I am in control of my body, of who sees me, gentlemens club brisbane what I do. I've lost that control, they've taken that away from me. United Voices of the World Union UVWwhich represents workers in the sex industry, said it was appalled by the "duplicitous 'sting' operations" which had "violated women's right to privacy.
The footage collected has been sent to Manchester City Council, which said an investigation was ongoing.
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A union has compared it to "revenge porn". She said her biggest fear was the footage being leaked.
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One dancer offered prostitution, the group claimed. Obsessions has also been approached for comment. You may also be interested in:. Hen party rescue elderly man from flat fire Harassment 'part of being a shot girl' 'I hope my daughter will live with me again'. But Daisy said "the industry is legal" and "d".
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