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The Courtesan Connection



A blog about blogs by Sex Workers



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For every action, an over-reactionThe Courtesan Connection

Tue, 18 Mar 2008 01:01:22 +0000

As the past week unfolded, one could not help but notice that several sex work bloggers had taken down their blogs, removed posts, or indicated they would not be writing for a bit. The sudden attention, while a boon to advocates and for blog stats, was a bane to many who just wished to go […](image)


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What What have we learned?The Courtesan Connection

Sun, 16 Mar 2008 21:00:21 +0000

Has it only been a week? It seems as if it was month shoved into a day. Last Monday morning was just another start to the work week till around lunch time and the news came on. With all that happened, perhaps now is the time to go over the high (and low) points as […](image)


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The Spitzer Twister – Client Number 9The Courtesan Connection

Tue, 11 Mar 2008 20:50:06 +0000

For the best commentary and reporting on the impact and fall out from the Emperor’s Club VIP / Governor Eliot Spitzer scandal, see Bound, not Gagged by the Desiree Alliance. Those of you in the mainstream media looking for persons willing to make on the record comments about the issues around this incident may find […](image)


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Links and Feeds – An Update for the Week (01 March 2008)The Courtesan Connection

Sat, 01 Mar 2008 16:33:26 +0000

A brief note to update you on what has been accomplished this week.(image)


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From Waking Vixen – Sex Work, Trafficking and Human Rights Week-long Online ForumThe Courtesan ConnectionSex Work, Trafficking, and Human Rights

Thu, 28 Feb 2008 02:05:04 +0000

From Audacia Ray‘s Waking Vixen Blog – Ten prominent sex worker advocates, writers, researchers will be publicly discussing the issues of sex work and trafficking from a human rights and harm reduction perspective, February 25 – March 3, on SexInThePublicSquare.org. The week-long online conversation begin on February 25 and will conclude with a summary statement […](image)


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Cleaned up and ready to go…The Courtesan Connection

Tue, 26 Feb 2008 23:22:53 +0000

Okay, WordPress.com has cleaned out the crud, and we have uploaded all the old posts and comments. The Courtesan Connection has a lot of work to be done, but you should start seeing over the next few days most of the links re-entered, and hopefully this time, organized in a way that makes sense to […](image)


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Do Over DudeThe Courtesan Connection

Thu, 21 Feb 2008 03:54:49 +0000

It looks like we are looking at a complete wipe and rebuild of The Courtesan Connection in order to clean up the mess caused by constantly recreating the Categories, Pages, and Links. I am confirming with WordPress.com that this means the blog will essentially go back down to nothing.  However, we will be able to […](image)


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Feed The Need to Read – Two Blogs of NoteThe Courtesan Connection

Tue, 19 Feb 2008 14:30:42 +0000

Yes this is late. Did you really expect otherwise? Going through the wreckage that was the “behind the scenes” stuff of this blog, had me realize I had left the previous administration a rather daunting task when she took over this blog last year. It was in far worse shape than I realized, and from […](image)


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Updates and Plans for the Week – 18 February 2008The Courtesan Connection

Mon, 18 Feb 2008 15:00:30 +0000

Well folks, here is what will be going on with The Courtesan Connection this week – Posts – There will be one additional post later today (Monday) which will be commentary.  While The Courtesan Connection is under my care, the goal will be for one commentary post a week, updated on Sunday nights for your […](image)


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Mergers and UpdatesThe Courtesan Connection

Wed, 13 Feb 2008 17:29:00 +0000

This is not the announcement you are all awaiting, but still something significant. The Courtesan Connection today has officially adopted and merged with The Sex Work Index, an attempt to create a collaborative index of information on the Internet of use or interest to Sex Workers, and those researching sex work issues. This means that […](image)


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