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Philly vigil set for 31 sex workers slain in U.S. this year

Philly vigil set for 31 sex workers slain in U.S. this year

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Sunday December 17th Thomas Paine Plaza 3-5

“Its time to change the social perception that she wasn’t a person, she was a “prostitute”. No one wants to feel a sense of community or sameness with her. She was something other than us and therefore we don’t need to feel fear or grief at the fact or the manner of her death.”

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We Remember: The 1986 Murder Of Tanya & Tina

Tanya Moore (Jonathan Streater) and Tina Rodriguez (Faustino Arroyo) were two transgender friends working as prostitutes on Philadelphia’s thirteenth street in 1986. The pair disappeared on June 30, 1986 after getting into a couple of clients’ car. On July 3, 1986 their mutilated and dismembered bodies were found burning at a baseball diamond in Middletown

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Woodhull Sexual Freedom Town Hall in PHL on Sexual Violence

For this week’s issue of the PGN, I wrote about the Woodhull Sexual Freedom Town Hall, a daylong event focused on ending sexual violence. It takes place on Saturday at the First Unitarian Church, 2125 Chestnut Street. Here’s a link to the article: http://www.epgn.com/news/local/12826-lgbt-inclusive-town-hall-explores-solutions-to-sexual-violence In addition to Woodhull, Project SAFE and other local groups are involved. Check it…

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Death In Queens Raid Leads To D/17 at 109th Police Precinct

Yang Song, from Shenyang, China.  38 years old, falls from her death from a 3rd story building during prostitution raid, Nov 27th, 2017 in Flushing NY Unidentified women,  36 years old, falls from her death from a 3rd story building during prostitution raid, Nov 27th, 2017 in Flushing NY   http://queenstribune.com/woman-falls-death-flushing-raid/ Freaking sad as hell that this…

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Philly gets a hotline for hate crimes

For people who either witness or are victim of a hate crime in Philadelphia, there’s now a number for that.

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Justice Makes Us Safer

We Believe In You Larry That Yes – Justice Makes Us Safer!

Please – Don’t leave Philly’s Sex Workers out of the sentiment.

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17 December 2017: The 14th International Day To End Violence Against Sex Workers

17 Dec 2017 The 14th Annual International Day To End Violence Against Sex Workers

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Human remains found at rural Salmon Arm property Canada

RCMP made grim discovery while executing search warrant Rhianna Schmunk · CBC News

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