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Bill C-36: Canada Says No To Sexual Exploitation

Bill C-36: Canada Says No To Sexual Exploitation

Although it meant this post was late in coming, I wanted to take the time to weigh the pros and cons of Bill C-36: Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act (click here). After careful research and deliberation, I’ve come to a conclusion: Read More

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What’s the Supreme Court of Canada to do? Part 3 of Series on Prostitution

By Carly Romano

In my last post, I touched upon how the concept of choice divides feminists on the issue of prostitution. I introduced Becky (a woman given all the free-choice options available) and Shelley (a child given few, if any, of the options available to females in general). Read More

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FREEDOM WALK 2013!

FREEDOM WALK 2013!

Freedom Walk 2013

By: Carly Romano

That’s right, [free-them]’s biggest event of the year is happening September 14, 2013 and everyone is invited! If you’re an abolitionist in the GTA, you won’t want to miss it. Enjoy a ceremony given by several distinguished speakers involved in the fight against human trafficking  followed by a peaceful 4km walk through downtown Toronto. Be sure to grab a purple [free-them] T-shirt and join the purple wave.

Registration is open now: www.freethemwalk.ca

When: September 14, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.

Where: Fairmont Royal York Hotel

How much: $10 to $15 (covers admin fees). If you raise $100.00 or more, you can get free t-shirt.

Kids are welcome! We have a kids zone prepared for the little ones during the ceremony with lots of fun activities planned. Hope to see you there. Read More

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Gross, Canada

Gross, Canada

By: Carly Romano

After reading this article in The Star, I felt so deeply ashamed to be Canadian. If you’ve ever been to Cuba, you know that the atmosphere is usually very friendly and welcoming. It is not a country rich in material goods, but it is a country rich with the important things in life. Read More

Credit Where Credit is Due: Honouring Male Abolitionists

Credit Where Credit is Due: Honouring Male Abolitionists

By: Carly Romano

It’s not easy being a man in the fight to end slavery. The generally held attitude towards women in the sex industry is that of acceptance or indifference. To be able to stand up to your peers and go against the common opinion is not an easy path. Especially if doing so opens you up to ridicule or isolation or even worse: being labeled a militant feminist. ;) Read More

[Free-them] Founder & Miss Canada 2012 Are Speaking to 500+ Students At All Boys School

[Free-them] Founder & Miss Canada 2012 Are Speaking to 500+ Students At All Boys School

Tomorrow students in Toronto will get “Plugged In” with our founder Shae Invidiata & “Break the Silence” with our friend Miss Canada 2012-Jaclyn Miles at their first joint speaking engagement! Read More

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