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| May 13, 2016
| April 7, 2016
Feminist Current

Economic and sexual violence as barriers to sustainable development

March 24, 2016
| On March 17, a panel organized in connection with the UN's 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women addressed prostitution as a system that works against women's sustainability.
Length: 1:15:08 minutes (68.79 MB)

WINGS #39-14: Feminist Lens Chicago

January 20, 2015
| This feminist viewpoint program based on a live on-stage event discusses the U.S. Supreme Court's decision that religious rights of corporations trump reproductive rights of women.
Length: 28:58 minutes (39.79 MB)

Sex workers’ groups speak out against police harassment, urge Parliament to go different way

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Big Susie's, Sex Professionals of Canada, Sex Workers Action Group Kingston, Stepping Stone, Maggie's: The Toronto Sex Workers Action Group and Stella join fellow sex workers' organizations in condemning recent police activities that use deception and intimidation to investigate trafficking and exploitation, driving the sex trade further underground and away from safety. Three hundred and thirty three sex workers across the country were targeted.



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| December 9, 2013
Feminist Current

Prostitution: Not a job, not a choice - A talk by Janice Raymond

December 2, 2013
| Janice Raymond talks about her work on prostitution and trafficking at the annual Montreal Massacre Memorial event, organized by Vancouver Rape Relief & Women's Shelter
Length: 34:09 minutes (31.27 MB)
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Human trafficking is a global issue: A talk by Lila Shahani

January 19, 2013
| January is Human Trafficking Prevention month. Lila Shahani speaks about the expansive reality of human trafficking for women, globally, at a talk at the University of British Columbia.
Length: 24:41 minutes (22.61 MB)
| November 9, 2012
| April 11, 2012
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