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LETTER I SENT PATRICIA CALLAHAN

Dear Ms. Callahan: First of all, I can't thank you enough for all you've done to make the work shown in the film, and the film, "Hot Toxic Seat" possible.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJS9FyF_JGI  I feel like you've not only saved my sanity, but even possibly a movement I started back in the 1980's.  I just now was able to sit down with the film and start writing down names of people I need to start reaching out to who not only won't say I'm "crazy" for what I'm about to say, and have witnessed this for themselves, but further this film has given me a blueprint I can now follow from here.   Let me try and explain briefly in a way your film is allowing me to have a language to explain myself finally.  Imagine if someone like the fireman in the film who was trying to expose the fact firemen were dying more of cancer than of fires started the movement to get this recognition for the first time.  Imagine he starts going on nationa

THE PIMP LOBBY IS A TROJAN HORSE

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I saw this and wrote the poster: The people you're referring to as the "pimp lobby" are NOT what they appear to be. Not in my opinion anyway. There is NO ONE who has been around this field longer than me. I STARTED IT. I created the first hotline and program for sex workers to escape the industry back in 1987 when I started "Prostitutes Anonymous" now known as Sex Workers Anonymous. I was the first person in modern times to get up on a national forum and say not only was domestic sex trafficking real, that sex workers needed special help to exit the industry, and that our legal system needed to change in order to recognize that some of us were being forced, or even "sold" in the sex industry. I was the first person to propose an alternative to incarceration for prostitutes based on the idea not all of them were doing it by choice. So I know these people and I know this field. I know when things are "normal" and when they are n