S1 E4: Polly the "Prostitute"

S1 E4: Polly the "Prostitute"

By Pushkin Industries

Bad Women: The Blackout Ripper

Tuesday, 12 October

Standing over the corpse of Polly Nichols, police officers decided that in life she had been a prostitute. There's no evidence Polly ever sold sex, so why did the authorities reach this conclusion? And do the prejudices that warped the police hunt for the Ripper survive to this day?

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