The Vixen Hour http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour Sex workers busting out of the closet to set the record straight Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:06:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.2 Sex workers busting out of the closet to set the record straight JOY 94.9 JOY 94.9 webmaster@joy.org.au webmaster@joy.org.au (JOY 94.9) JOY Melbourne Inc. Sex workers busting out of the closet to set the record straight The Vixen Hour http://joy.org.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/powerpress/joy-podcast-thevixenhour.jpg http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour Melbourne, Australia Weekly What Sex Workers Think of Exit Programs http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/what-sex-worker-think-of-exit-programs/ Mon, 24 Mar 2014 12:45:41 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=480 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/what-sex-worker-think-of-exit-programs/#respond <p>Christian is joined by Riley in the studio to talk about exit programs for sex workers.  We hear from Chrissy, an older sex worker, and Rahni, a former street based sex worker as well as Ramona, who has engaged with an exit program.</p> <p> </p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/what-sex-worker-think-of-exit-programs/">What Sex Workers Think of Exit Programs</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> conv

Christian is joined by Riley in the studio to talk about exit programs for sex workers.  We hear from Chrissy, an older sex worker, and Rahni, a former street based sex worker as well as Ramona, who has engaged with an exit program.

 

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HIV & Sex Work in Australia http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/hiv-sex-work-in-australia/ Wed, 19 Mar 2014 02:32:28 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=475 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/hiv-sex-work-in-australia/#respond <p>Jane and Christian talk about HIV and sex work in Australia- history and policy.  We also hear from the lived experience of a HIV+ sex worker.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/hiv-sex-work-in-australia/">HIV & Sex Work in Australia</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> ribbonJane and Christian talk about HIV and sex work in Australia- history and policy.  We also hear from the lived experience of a HIV+ sex worker.

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Trafficking & Sex Work (and no, they’re not the same thing) http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/trafficking-sex-work-and-no-theyre-not-the-same-thing/ Wed, 12 Mar 2014 04:42:28 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=459 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/trafficking-sex-work-and-no-theyre-not-the-same-thing/#respond <p>Christian speaks to Jules Kim, manager of the Migration Project at the Scarlet Alliance, The National Association of Sex Workers in Australia about trafficking and the impact of policies on sex workers.  He also has a discussion with Elena Jeffreys, former president of the Scarlet Alliance about approaches sex workers can take when engaging with the issue.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/trafficking-sex-work-and-no-theyre-not-the-same-thing/">Trafficking & Sex Work (and no, they’re not the same thing)</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Courtesy of Timeout

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Christian speaks to Jules Kim, manager of the Migration Project at the Scarlet Alliance, The National Association of Sex Workers in Australia about trafficking and the impact of policies on sex workers.  He also has a discussion with Elena Jeffreys, former president of the Scarlet Alliance about approaches sex workers can take when engaging with the issue.

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Sex Worker Rights http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/sex-worker-rights/ Sat, 08 Mar 2014 04:02:52 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=454 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/sex-worker-rights/#respond <p>Happy International Sex Worker Rights Day!</p> <p>Rahni & Christian are in the studio talking all things sex work and human rights, We talk to Janelle Fawkes of the Scarlet Alliance about the developments in Europe as we some of the human rights issues facing sex workers at home.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/03/sex-worker-rights/">Sex Worker Rights</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> `swrights

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Rahni & Christian are in the studio talking all things sex work and human rights, We talk to Janelle Fawkes of the Scarlet Alliance about the developments in Europe as we some of the human rights issues facing sex workers at home.

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Advertising & Sex Work http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/advertising-sex-work/ Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:34:26 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=446 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/advertising-sex-work/#respond <p>Aeryn and Christian look at some of the issues sex workers encounter when advertising.  We'll look at sex work advertising laws as well as compare how people in the broader community might advertise for sex to those who do it as a job.  We'll also imagine what a sex work ad might sound like and ask, why can sex sell everything but sex?</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/advertising-sex-work/">Advertising & Sex Work</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Phone_box_prostitute_calling_cards_1_crop

Aeryn and Christian look at some of the issues sex workers encounter when advertising.  We’ll look at sex work advertising laws as well as compare how people in the broader community might advertise for sex to those who do it as a job.  We’ll also imagine what a sex work ad might sound like and ask, why can sex sell everything but sex?

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http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/advertising-sex-work/feed/ 0 Aeryn and Christian look at some of the issues sex workers encounter when advertising.  We’ll look at sex work advertising laws as well as compare how people in the broader community might advertise for sex […]http://media.rawvoice. Aeryn and Christian look at some of the issues sex workers encounter when advertising.  We’ll look at sex work advertising laws as well as compare how people in the broader community might advertise for sex […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/thevixenhour/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/2014/02/Vixen-Hour-show-60.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:28 — 47.1MB) NO AUTHOR 51:28
Tracy Quan http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/tracy-quan/ Tue, 18 Feb 2014 10:34:33 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=439 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/tracy-quan/#respond <p>On this edition of the Vixen Hour: author of Diary Of A Manhattan Call Girl, Columnist with the Guardian, The Daily Beast and ABC's The Drum, the fabulous, Tracy Quan speaks to Christian about writing, sex work and activism.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/tracy-quan/">Tracy Quan</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> On this edition of the Vixen Hour: author of Diary Of A Manhattan Call Girl, Columnist with the Guardian, The Daily Beast and ABC’s The Drum, the fabulous, Tracy Quan speaks to Christian about writing, sex work and activism.
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http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/tracy-quan/feed/ 0 On this edition of the Vixen Hour: author of Diary Of A Manhattan Call Girl, Columnist with the Guardian, The Daily Beast and ABC’s The Drum, the fabulous, Tracy Quan speaks to Christian about writing, […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy. On this edition of the Vixen Hour: author of Diary Of A Manhattan Call Girl, Columnist with the Guardian, The Daily Beast and ABC’s The Drum, the fabulous, Tracy Quan speaks to Christian about writing, […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/thevixenhour/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/2014/02/Vixen-Hour-show-59.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 39:41 — 36.3MB) NO AUTHOR 39:41
Clients of Sex Workers http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/clients-of-sex-workers/ Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:02:50 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=435 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/clients-of-sex-workers/#respond <p>Eva and Chrisrtian talk all about the people who pay to access sexual services.  We chat to Jonathon and David, two people who identify as clients and ask the community, "would you pay for sex?"</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/clients-of-sex-workers/">Clients of Sex Workers</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> suitEva and Chrisrtian talk all about the people who pay to access sexual services.  We chat to Jonathon and David, two people who identify as clients and ask the community, “would you pay for sex?”

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Sex Worker Pride http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/sex-worker-pride/ Wed, 05 Feb 2014 21:08:28 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=431 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/sex-worker-pride/#respond <p>Following on from Pride March, Rahni & Christian talk about what pride means to sex workers.  We'll hear from people who attended the march too.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/sex-worker-pride/">Sex Worker Pride</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> CSC_0501Following on from Pride March, Rahni & Christian talk about what pride means to sex workers.  We’ll hear from people who attended the march too.

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http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/02/sex-worker-pride/feed/ 0 Following on from Pride March, Rahni & Christian talk about what pride means to sex workers.  We’ll hear from people who attended the march too.http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/thevixenhour/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/2014/02/Vixen-... Following on from Pride March, Rahni & Christian talk about what pride means to sex workers.  We’ll hear from people who attended the march too.http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/thevixenhour/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/2014/02/Vixen-Hour-show-57.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 46:37 — 42.7MB) NO AUTHOR 46:37
Buck Angel http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/01/buck-angel/ Wed, 29 Jan 2014 12:42:57 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=422 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/01/buck-angel/#respond <p>As part of his Get Bucked Australia Tour, Christian spoke to adult film star, advocate, transman, Buck Angel.</p> <p>Check out getbuckedaustralia.com for more information.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/01/buck-angel/">Buck Angel</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> As part of his Get Bucked Australia Tour, Christian spoke to adult film star, advocate, transman, Buck Angel.

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Sex Work & Money http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/01/sex-work-money/ Sat, 25 Jan 2014 02:04:19 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=418 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/01/sex-work-money/#respond <p>Gala Vanting joins Christian in the studio to talk about how money plays out in the lives of sex workers.  We'll take on some myths and stereotypes and talk about the function cash plays in our work.  We also ask the general community, "What have you given up for your job?"</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/01/sex-work-money/">Sex Work & Money</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> 800px-Australian_banknotes_-_ten_thousand_dollars

Gala Vanting joins Christian in the studio to talk about how money plays out in the lives of sex workers.  We’ll take on some myths and stereotypes and talk about the function cash plays in our work.  We also ask the general community, “What have you given up for your job?”

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http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2014/01/sex-work-money/feed/ 0 Gala Vanting joins Christian in the studio to talk about how money plays out in the lives of sex workers.  We’ll take on some myths and stereotypes and talk about the function cash plays in […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. Gala Vanting joins Christian in the studio to talk about how money plays out in the lives of sex workers.  We’ll take on some myths and stereotypes and talk about the function cash plays in […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/thevixenhour/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/2014/01/Vixen-Hour-show-55.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 42:38 — 39.0MB) NO AUTHOR 42:38
#JOY20 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/12/joy20/ Wed, 04 Dec 2013 01:40:43 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=412 <p>Christian and Anstia celebrate #JOY20 - JOY 94.9's 20th birthday week, and reflect on Christian's history with the station, with the Vixen Collective, and with the Vixen Hour.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/12/joy20/">#JOY20</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Christian and Anstia celebrate #JOY20 – JOY 94.9’s 20th birthday week, and reflect on Christian’s history with the station, with the Vixen Collective, and with the Vixen Hour.http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 30:06 Sex Work and Gender http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/11/sex-work-and-gender/ Fri, 22 Nov 2013 22:53:03 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=408 <p>In this show, Anstia, Fiona Falls, and Matt James discuss the ramifications of having different genders and doing sex work. Anstia idenifies as a cis-gender woman, Fiona identifies as a Goddess, and Matt identifies as gender queer (or as Batman - it's worth listening to hear this story). They discuss how their gender has impacted on the types of sex work they do, how sex work has impacted on their gender identification, and how their gender identification has impacted on their lives, and much more.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/11/sex-work-and-gender/">Sex Work and Gender</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> In this show, Anstia, Fiona Falls, and Matt James discuss the ramifications of having different genders and doing sex work. Anstia idenifies as a cis-gender woman, Fiona identifies as a Goddess, and Matt identifies as […]http://media.rawvoice. 45:23 Sex Work and War http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/11/sex-work-and-war/ Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:02:40 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=395 <p>Anstia and Eva Sless cover sex work and sexual slavery during WWI, WWII, and the Vietnam War, on Remembrance Day. Lest we forget.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/11/sex-work-and-war/">Sex Work and War</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Anstia and Eva Sless cover sex work and sexual slavery during WWI, WWII, and the Vietnam War, on Remembrance Day. Lest we forget.http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/thevixenhour/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/2013/11/The-Vixen-Hour-Ep-45.... 44:29 Courtney Trouble and Question Time http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/11/courtney-trouble-and-question-time/ Wed, 06 Nov 2013 07:22:50 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=389 <p>Firstly, Christian and Anstia talk to the fabulous Queer Porn icon Courtney Trouble! Secondly, we go on a trip through time and look back at the very first Vixen Hour, and answer the questions that we were asked during that show.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/11/courtney-trouble-and-question-time/">Courtney Trouble and Question Time</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Firstly, Christian and Anstia talk to the fabulous Queer Porn icon Courtney Trouble! Secondly, we go on a trip through time and look back at the very first Vixen Hour, and answer the questions that […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 52:25 Sex Work and Feminisms http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/sex-work-and-feminisms/ Thu, 31 Oct 2013 07:59:26 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=382 <p>This week on the Vixen Hour, Christian, Anstia, Jane, and Johanna examine the intersections between sex work and feminisms, using "feminisms" to reflect the fact that there are many, many types of feminism. Jane discusses the MANORISMS exhibition, the Feminist Futures conference May 2011, and the Reclaim The Night: Sydney Road 2013 event, while Johanna talks about various feminist frameworks.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/sex-work-and-feminisms/">Sex Work and Feminisms</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> This week on the Vixen Hour, Christian, Anstia, Jane, and Johanna examine the intersections between sex work and feminisms, using “feminisms” to reflect the fact that there are many, many types of feminism. Jane discusses […]http://media.rawvoice. 47:14 Porn: Feminism and Ethics http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/porn-feminism-and-ethics/ Tue, 22 Oct 2013 19:32:19 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=371 <p>Christian, Anastasia, and Gala Vanting talk about mainstream and alternative porn, looking at issues of feminism and ethics, and asking, "What does porn mean to you?"</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/porn-feminism-and-ethics/">Porn: Feminism and Ethics</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Christian, Anastasia, and Gala Vanting talk about mainstream and alternative porn, looking at issues of feminism and ethics, and asking, “What does porn mean to you?”http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 48:37 Mythbusting Sex Work http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/mythbusting-sex-work/ Tue, 15 Oct 2013 11:39:28 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=363 <p>Anastasia and Christian look at some common myths and misconceptions about sex work. We talk about the evidence that debunks many of these beliefs. We also bring back some voices from previous episodes to show how the experience of sex workers often goes against the stereotype.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/mythbusting-sex-work/">Mythbusting Sex Work</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Anastasia and Christian look at some common myths and misconceptions about sex work. We talk about the evidence that debunks many of these beliefs. We also bring back some voices from previous episodes to show […]http://media.rawvoice. 49:22 S E X http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/s-e-x/ Mon, 14 Oct 2013 23:42:13 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=355 <p>Happy 40th Episode!</p> <p>To celebrate, Anastasia and Christian talk about sex. It seems bizarre that it has taken this long for a sex worker radio program to get around to talking about sex but we're finally here.  What does sex mean to sex workers? How does sex happen in different types of sex work?  We also ask what work means to the community, and given that sex is our work, does this have any commonalities with how we define sex?  Listen in!</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/s-e-x/">S E X</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Happy 40th Episode! To celebrate, Anastasia and Christian talk about sex. It seems bizarre that it has taken this long for a sex worker radio program to get around to talking about sex but we’re […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 42:17 Occupational Health & Safety in Sex Work http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/occupational-health-safety-in-sex-work/ Tue, 01 Oct 2013 12:16:08 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=346 <p>Christian & the Evas (Eva Sless and Eva Karlsen) talk about OH&S.  Most people think of fire drills and trip hazards when they think of workplace health and safety but how do sex workers manage these issues while they do their job? Not all of the workplace hazards are what you might think... </p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/10/occupational-health-safety-in-sex-work/">Occupational Health & Safety in Sex Work</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Christian & the Evas (Eva Sless and Eva Karlsen) talk about OH&S.  Most people think of fire drills and trip hazards when they think of workplace health and safety but how do sex workers manage […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 49:33 Hookers throughout History http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/09/hookers-throughout-history/ Wed, 25 Sep 2013 14:34:19 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=336 <p>Christian and Anastasia count down 10 sex workers who have made a unique contribution to human history.<br /> A pirate, a frontiers woman, an empress, a spy, a philosopher, a member of  parliament- Sex Workers are capable of amazing things & the Vixen Hour pays tribute to some of the achievements of community's ancestors.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/09/hookers-throughout-history/">Hookers throughout History</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Christian and Anastasia count down 10 sex workers who have made a unique contribution to human history. A pirate, a frontiers woman, an empress, a spy, a philosopher, a member of  parliament- Sex Workers are […]http://media.rawvoice. 48:17 The Right of Reply http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/09/the-right-of-reply/ Tue, 17 Sep 2013 22:07:16 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=330 <p>What happens when famous people slag off sex workers? How does it impact on us? What does it feel like? Anastasia, Jane, Christian & Lara talk about not only dealing with whorephobia in the media but taking it on and responding to it.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/09/the-right-of-reply/">The Right of Reply</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> What happens when famous people slag off sex workers? How does it impact on us? What does it feel like? Anastasia, Jane, Christian & Lara talk about not only dealing with whorephobia in the media […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 50:10 Ins & Outs: BDSM http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/09/ins-outs-bdsm/ Wed, 11 Sep 2013 22:08:16 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=323 <p>Christian chats with Mistress Gala about professional domination.  </p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/09/ins-outs-bdsm/">Ins & Outs: BDSM</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Christian chats with Mistress Gala about professional domination.  http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/thevixenhour/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/2013/09/Vixen-Hour-show-36.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:32 — 45.... 49:32 Slut Shaming, Victim Blaming & Whorephobia http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/09/slut-shaming-victim-blaming-whorephobia/ Tue, 03 Sep 2013 11:21:05 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=316 <p>Matt, Christian and Anastasia focus on Victim Blaming, Slut Shaming and Whorephobia- we also headed down to SlutWalk Melbourne this weekend and caught up with the folks there.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/09/slut-shaming-victim-blaming-whorephobia/">Slut Shaming, Victim Blaming & Whorephobia</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Matt, Christian and Anastasia focus on Victim Blaming, Slut Shaming and Whorephobia- we also headed down to SlutWalk Melbourne this weekend and caught up with the folks there.http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 44:38 Sex Work & Education http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/08/sex-work-education/ Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:04:40 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=310 <p>Sex Work & Education. Has mainstream sex ed had an impact on sex work? How do sex workers learn the skills to do their job? Anastasia, Eva, Christian look at the intricacies of sex work and learning and ask- what do you wish you learnt in sex ed?</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/08/sex-work-education/">Sex Work & Education</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Sex Work & Education. Has mainstream sex ed had an impact on sex work? How do sex workers learn the skills to do their job? Anastasia, Eva, Christian look at the intricacies of sex work […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 47:31 How To Be An Ally To Sex Workers http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/08/how-to-be-an-ally-to-sex-workers/ Wed, 21 Aug 2013 21:41:28 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=305 <p>Christian and Anastasia look at how to be an ally to sex workers.  We speak to Michelle from Stand Up Straight, JOY's straight allies show.  We also discuss why it's important to be an ally, our top 10 tips for allies and where to go to find more information.</p> <p> </p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/08/how-to-be-an-ally-to-sex-workers/">How To Be An Ally To Sex Workers</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Christian and Anastasia look at how to be an ally to sex workers.  We speak to Michelle from Stand Up Straight, JOY’s straight allies show.  We also discuss why it’s important to be an ally, […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 46:40 Male Sex Work http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/08/male-sex-work/ Wed, 14 Aug 2013 06:27:09 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=300 <p>We'll talk to Cam, a Sydney sex worker of over 30 years experience as well as Toby, a family man with a business background who also does sex work part time. After over 30 show we'll also turn the mic around and interview our regular host, Christian.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/08/male-sex-work/">Male Sex Work</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> We’ll talk to Cam, a Sydney sex worker of over 30 years experience as well as Toby, a family man with a business background who also does sex work part time. After over 30 show […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 52:16 Sex Work & Religion http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/08/sex-work-religion/ Fri, 09 Aug 2013 11:15:20 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=293 <p>Estelle, Mistress Gala, Nada and Christian are all sex workers of diverse religious background. The get together to discuss belief and work.  </p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/08/sex-work-religion/">Sex Work & Religion</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Estelle, Mistress Gala, Nada and Christian are all sex workers of diverse religious background. The get together to discuss belief and work.  http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org.au/thevixenhour/wp-content/uploads/sites/224/2013/08/Vixen-Ho... 44:31 Remembering Tracy Connelly (and honouring street based sex workers) http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/07/remembering-tracy-connelly-and-honouring-street-based-sex-workers/ Mon, 29 Jul 2013 13:32:18 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=286 <p>On Saturday the 20th of July, a woman was found murdered in St Kilda.<br /> On this show the Vixen Hour pays our respects to Tracy Connelly and her community.<br /> We speak to her close friend,  Deb Osmond, about street sex work and hear from the people who were close to her.</p> <p>http://www.stkildagatehouse.org.au/</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/07/remembering-tracy-connelly-and-honouring-street-based-sex-workers/">Remembering Tracy Connelly (and honouring street based sex workers)</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> On Saturday the 20th of July, a woman was found murdered in St Kilda. On this show the Vixen Hour pays our respects to Tracy Connelly and her community. We speak to her close friend, […]http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_archives/p/joy.org. 41:44 Justice For Jasmine, Justice For Dora http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/07/justice-for-jasmine-justice-for-dora/ Tue, 23 Jul 2013 11:10:47 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=265 <p> </p> <p>The 19th of July was a snap international day of protest remembering two sex workers who were recently murdered. Sex workers quickly mobilised to stage actions, vigils and demonstrations in 36 cities all throughout the world. We'll speak to sex workers about organising this amazing global movement and discuss how policies- in particular, "The Swedish Model"- have had an impact on the lives of sex workers.</p> <p>We speak to:<br /> *Janelle Fawkes, CEO, Scarlet Alliance (Australia)<br /> *Ari Ariari, Coordinator of the Australian protests<br /> *Luca Stevenson, International Committee for the Rights of Sex Workers in Europe (Scotland)<br /> *Pye Jakobsson, Coordinator, Rose Alliance (Sweden)</p> <p>http://jasmineanddora.wordpress.com/</p> <p>Twitter Hashtags: #JusticeForJasmine  #JusticeForDora  #Stigma Kills</p> <p> </p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/07/justice-for-jasmine-justice-for-dora/">Justice For Jasmine, Justice For Dora</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p>   The 19th of July was a snap international day of protest remembering two sex workers who were recently murdered. Sex workers quickly mobilised to stage actions, vigils and demonstrations in 36 cities all throughout […]http://media.rawvoice. 56:44 Sex Work and the Body: Image, Autonomy, Positivity http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/07/sex-work-and-the-body-image-autonomy-positivity/ Thu, 18 Jul 2013 10:15:36 +0000 http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/?p=256 <p>Christian, Stella and Memphis discuss body image and how it relates to the sex industry.  We ask the general community, "Do you love your body?" and examine mainstream ideals about what is considered desirable- Are these real? How do these affect our work.  We also talk about body autonomy, stigma and how we work with the bodies of clients.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour/2013/07/sex-work-and-the-body-image-autonomy-positivity/">Sex Work and the Body: Image, Autonomy, Positivity</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="http://joy.org.au/thevixenhour">The Vixen Hour</a>.</p> Christian, Stella and Memphis discuss body image and how it relates to the sex industry.  We ask the general community, “Do you love your body?” and examine mainstream ideals about what is considered desirable- Are […]http://media.rawvoice. 48:07