THXXX Philly dot com!

D/17 PHL Thanks PHILLY dot com, The Daily News and The Inquirer: As allied with the mission of SWOP Behind Bars: "With these efforts we can reduce sexual violence in the US, ameliorate conditions for a marginalized portion of the population, and destigmatize what is a reality for many women."


Penn discussion on prostitution

Nina Lopez of the Global Women's Strike leads a discussion about the challenges women in countries like Haiti, India, Ireland, Peru, Thailand and the UK face in supporting their families, and why their growing movements for change are calling for the decriminalization of prostitution.

Mother of the Numbers: Defining Sex Worker Murders

International Sex Work Foundation for Art Culture and Education  is probably one of the least known sex work organizations in the nation, but ISWFACE was the first non-profit in the United States to take on the challenge of public discussion of  sex work rights. Probably most well known for her dedication to keeping the numbers when it comes to issues of police and prostitution,  I am honored to have met industry inspiration Norma Jean Almodovar in October 2015

Ep264: Sex With Timaree On December 17th Philly

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Dr. Timaree, M. Dante & Eris Vayle discuss December 17th and community action against violence towards sex workers  in Philly

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FOLLOW UP TO THE POD CAST: 12/21/2016  District Attorney Jack Whelan will be joined by Yeadon Borough Police Chief Molineux and Captain Mark Burgmann, Commanding Officer of the Philadelphia PD SVU to announce first-degree murder charges in the stabbing death of Natasha Gibson in addition to information regarding the investigation of a series of sexual assaults in the Kensington Avenue corridor starting with the initial assault that occurred on April 19, 2016, at Braddock and Toronto Streets where a 45-year-old female had her throat slashed by an unknown offender.  Three additional sexual assaults occurred: July 12, 2016, on the 3800 block of Jasper Street. In late July on the 3100 block Jasper Street, and on October 1, 2016, on the 2700 block of Ruth Street.

PRESS CONFERENCE: TODAY, WEDNESDAY DEC. 21 – 10:00 AM  

 

Delaware County Courthouse | CID Conference Room Ground Floor | 201 W. Front Street, Media, PA  19063

DECEMBER 17TH INTERNATIONAL DAY TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST SEX WORKERS

THANKS TO  PROJECT SAFE FOR INVOLVEMENT IN A COMMUNITY ALLIED D/17   HEAR Project SAFE on Sex with Timaree discussing Philly’s street based workers

 

Sex With Timaree (The Podcast)

In this very serious conversation, we are joined by M. Dante and E. Vayle as they discuss a series of sex worker murders in Kennsington, Philadelphia as well as their December 17th memorial demonstration.

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No Pleasure in the Ghetto

Could lessening violence against sex workers be added to sex education discussions and safer sex smash barriers?

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noun

  1. the interconnected nature of social categorizations such as race, class, and gender as they apply to a given individual or group, regarded as creating overlapping and interdependent systems of discrimination or disadvantage.

    “through an awareness of intersectionality, we can better acknowledge and ground the differences among us”

 

The Sexademic

This morning I woke up to a local housing project’s message about canceling a workshop on safer sex. The reason? No funding for outside presenters.

Welcome to the most frustrating injustice in sex education: information access and restricted conversations.

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