Below is a Statement to the Media and also the text of a letter put together by a Colleague in a neighbouring Parish and which I and a number of Clergy, laity and faith group members have signed and endorsed. It relates to Bill C-36 currently going through committee stage in the Canadian Parliament. It’s a bill that will re-criminalize prostitution, and threatens to exclude and effectively de-humanize sex workers by making them invisible, driving them underground. Though it claims to be ‘protection of sex workers’ it is anything but.
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