Archive for December, 2010

International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers 2010: NBC Coverage and My Speech

December 17th, 2010 at 9:30 pm

Below is my speech for the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers event in New York. The night had an amazing turn out, and NBC followed up on a story they did on Thursday (which features me as a former prostitute talking about violence) about the discovery of bodies in Long Island and […]


Dear December: Let’s Do This, with Plenty of Activism and Events

December 2nd, 2010 at 12:17 am

This year will be going out with a bang, with a flurry of events and launches. A summary: December 2 is the Red Umbrella Diaries Family Affairs event in NYC, to ring in the holiday season. Featured storytellers include Lily Burana, the author of the memoirs Strip City and I Love a Man in Uniform: […]


December 17: International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

December 1st, 2010 at 1:22 am

Join us in NYC for a vigil and community speak out When: Friday, December 17, 2010 at 7:30PM – 9:30PM Where: Metropolitan Community Church of New York, Sanctuary (2nd floor), 446 West 36th Street, New York, NY 10018 btw 9th & 10th Aves. < http://bit.ly/dUenDt > Who: Current & former sex workers, our allies, friends, […]