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What Sex Workers Mean To Me

Below is an article I posted to Medium.com several months ago. It details how important prostitutes have been to me. I wish each one I’ve been with could know how much I’ve appreciated her. 7 more words


Pole Position

Books. Covers. Judges. Glass houses, etc.. But I took a stripper to lunch once and I didn’t know it.

When I was a PR intern in downtown Chicago–a sad personal finance year for me of approximately $8,000 of income before taxes–I reported to the director of public relations. 805 more words

Add Vice

the experience my lecture is trying to make me understand

the experience of tweeting for my blog and articles I was reading can only be described as extremely interesting, seeing how people were so surprised to see me reading about these related themes of news and tweeting about it , it was unusual for many of my followers. 351 more words

Life Experience

Shattering the Silence: Preventing Gender-Based Violence against Sex Workers in Nepal

 Written by Pooja Pradhan, Team Leader, Gender-Based Violence Prevention and Mitigation Services, FHI 360           Photo credit: Saath-Saath Project (SSP), FHI 360 Nepal: A transgender sex worker receiving gender-based violence related services at a SSP supported clinic… 743 more words


London Road ( film) Dukes Cinema, Lancaster, Summer 2015

I would have dearly liked to have seen London Road by Alecky Blythe (book and lyrics) and Adam Cork (music and lyrics) live at the National Theatre so I was pleased to catch up with the film adaption, a BBC production that has been touring cinema’s this summer. 1,205 more words


"New" Prostitution Law

I’ve been wanting to do a piece on this since it passed in June ’15… Finally, here goes.

The new(-ish) German prostitution legislation is an big image coup for the law-and-order minded ruling Christian Democratic Party (CDU) here in Germany, yet another disastrous case of roll-back, and there is discussion of adopting the “Swedish Model” whereby prostitution itself is not illegal but rather the patron’s enlisting his or her services. 419 more words

Texts And Thoughts

Adapting the HIV response to the changing world of sex work in Myanmar

There is a need to reform laws on sex work in Myanmar and raise awareness of the challenges sex workers face, according to senior representatives of government, sex worker networks and international organizations. 598 more words