Maile Shanti is a final year student at the Steiner high school in Perth with an inspiring project for young women as part of her assessment requirements. She is crowndfunding a magazine seeking to inspire others with a “message of equality to the world, that will allow the voices of women to be heard and be listened to by even more women.
Following is the link to her crowdfunding campaign.
Advocates for the Nordic Model for sex work argue that this approach does not target sex workers themselves, only their clients. However, Jane Green and Cameron Cox dispute these claims and argue that it is decriminalisation that leads to the best outcomes for sex workers. Jane Green is a sex worker who is on the Executive Committee of the Scarlett Alliance. Cameron Cox is a sex worker who is involved in a sex worker outreach organisation. You can find out more about the Scarlet Alliance here: http://scarletalliance.org.au/
With thanks to our “sister show” Solidarity Breakfast broadcasting on 3CR community radio in Melbourne – Annie McLoughlin interviews Samantha Castro of Wikileaks Australia Citizens Alliance on International Women’s Day.
One Billion Rising is a global movement that aims to bring together ‘one billion women releasing their stories, dancing and speaking out at the places where they need justice, where they need an end to violence against women and girls’. This interview with Nicole Stiles, who is an organiser of the One Billion Rising event in Perth, covers the importance of the movement, the role of art in bringing about social change and the details of the Perth event.