December 16th, 2007

December 17: End Violence Against Sex Wo

December 17th: International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

[this event is X-Posted by Bialogue from various sources including but not limited to the SWOP-USA, PONY and SWANK]

December 17th is the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers. This day calls attention to hate crimes committed against sex workers all over the globe and appeals to the conscience of those who thru their silence, indifference or ill informed judgemental and prohibitionist attitudes implicitly allow this violence to continue.

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Annie Sprinkle offers Ten Things You Can Do to ParticipateCollapse )

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Exodus Apology

Three former leaders of the Exodus movement (a group of Evangelical Christians dedicated to making gays straight) gathered earlier this year to apologize to the gay community for their thirty years of misguided persecution: