Press

Select print and video interviews and presentations I’ve done over the years

-Esquire magazine on whether the Backpage shut down makes things less safe for sex Workers? TL;DR–Yes

-I helped draft this statement by queer women in support of Queers Crash The Beat, against the Project Marie raids

-Globe And Mail interview about the Pussy Palace rejection of the Toronto police “apology” for the bathhouse raids

Roundtable on Sex Work Politics and Prison Abolition with Elene Lam, Chanelle Gallant, Robyn Maynard and Monica Forrester. Upping the Anti Journal

-CBC interview about the Pussy Palace rejection of the Toronto police “apology” for the bathhouse raids

-Activist Spotlight: The Migrant Sex Workers Project On Borders and Building Movements Part One Part Two

-Radio Canada International on how anti-trafficking campaigns victimize migrant sex workers. Full audio interview here

-Femifesto interviewed me about myths that the media reinforce about sexual violence against sex workers.  Here is an abbreviated version of the interview on Huffington Post

-I’m a cycling nerd and had a great time being interviewed by cycling magazine Dandyhorse with Monica Forrester on cycling and sex work safety

-Canada’s Occupational Health And Safety Magazine treating sex work like real work in this interview. Win!

-Vice interview on police sex work sting operations

-Now Magazine on sex worker responses to the supreme court ruling on prostitution

-The Globe and Mail “Are sex workers being heard in the legal dialogue over prostitution?”

-A few throwbacks for funzies
2000 My first media quote foretelling my entire activist life “we’re feminists; we know how to organize. Let’s join forces with others feeling targeted (by police)”
2004 I’m not interviewed for this piece but enjoyed this hilarious picture of the Pussy Palace crew after the successful court decision. I am the one holding handcuffs lol.
2006 interview with Xtra magazine about the first Feminist Porn Awards
2008 interview with Briarpatch magazine about the Feminist Porn Awards


Video

CTV news on the day the Supreme Court struck down the prostitution laws in 2013Presentation to Law Union of Ontario Annual Conference on Nordic/Swedish Model and it’s harms to women (2014)


Rally for Justice For Cindy Gladue

Somehow my 2012 interview with Sun News ended up on “Today’s Farmer” and I’m into it
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