Thu, 13 February 2014
Jacobin contributing editor Melissa Gira Grant author of Playing The Whore: The Work of Sex Work, the history of legal regulations of selling sex, the role of race and immigration in criminalizing sex work, does being a sex worker mean you are a victim? The range of experiences of sex work, the problem with treating sex workers as outcasts, why we need to listen to sex workers, the importance of decriminalizing sex work and how the Internet is changing sex work.
On the Fun Half: Myla Seder attacks Mayor de Blasio for not calling a snow day, Sam rebuts Myla's attack, Libertarian hack Peter Schiff whines about his Daily Show appearance, the astroturf austerity group the Can Kicks Back is in debt, the danger of the Comcast Time Warner merger and your calls and IMs.
And keep the conversation going on our morning thread