They tell us to get off the streets, Airbnb, brothels, flats, clubs, windows and hotels. Those of us who can are doing their best to find remote ways to work so we don't have to risk our life seeing clients in person. But guess what? Now, in the US, a new bill is promoted which will make working and organising online, and staying in touch with loved ones, much harder, and far more dangerous. They call this EARN IT. We kid you not. Last week Hacking // Hustling (More
And now to something a little different. As in, NOT about Covid19. Wile away this stressing time listening to sounds from a play about strippers and the London sex workers strike. https://www.mixcloud.com/avaradio/mar-2020_p3-angels-at-the-vaults-sex-workers-strike/ Get further inspired reading this wonderful interview with an Ava on the strike in Madrid: https://freedomnews.org.uk/se...More
Now in all its rough & ready glory on: https://www.mixcloud.com/avaradio/mar-2020_corona-special-p2-words-from-italy-sws-news-prisons-surveillance-apocalypse-outfits/ Get...More
Listen to the first episode of our pandemic special and songs for the end of the world on https://www.mixcloud.com/avaradio/march-2020_corona-special-p1-pandemic-rants-support-funds-berlin-uk-reports-drug-user-tips/ Details on sex workers hardship funds, including the ins and outs of how to access the SWARM initiative, are revealed circa TC 27:00. Link...More
Last month we cheered ourselves up after a super heavy Brexit survival special chatting about what will sex workers bring to the apocalypse. Freakishly, the diverting brothel game has now turned into a reality which feels like something spawned in 1980s genre fiction. So this month’s show is a bare-knuckled (cause we’re running out of gloves) group rant about how sex workers are surviving the corona pandemic. To help us all ride this out, the Avas had sensibly panic-shopped quarantine booz...More
With arse kicking music from the London punk band IMMIGRANTI and super sexy chants.
See you Sunday 8th March at 5pm in Soho Square, wearing blazing hussy red and brandishing a matching brolly!
Listen to the first episode of our bloody Brexit special show on: https://www.mixcloud.com/avaradio/feb-2020-p1-the-sex-workers-brexit-survival-manual/More
Welcome to our 43rd show – the sex workers' Brexit survival manual. Bloody Brexit is, technically, happening. While Ava does not weep for that looted gold star, we've been in a bit of a state since the clock struck 11pm on Friday. Apart from an urge to smite all systems and individuals who brought us here and fearing to open our mouths on the train, this merry gang of hos is also beset by paralysing confusion. We really need to know what do migrant sex workers – EU citizens and ...More