Nico Little

Nico Little is an Anglo-Albertan who decamped to Montreal sometime in the late nineties "to learn French and be gay." He then moved to Ottawa, Ontario, where he worked as an HIV outreach worker in bathhouses, bars and online chat rooms for several years. In 2008 Nico helped found POWER (Prostitutes of Ottawa-Gatineau Work Educate and Resist), an organization of current and former sex workers advocating for recognition of their labour, Charter and human rights. Nicholas now lives in London, U.K. You can follow his blog, Ickaprick & Ironpussy, at www.ickaprick.com. He is also a regular contributor to the Montreal-based magazine No More Potlucks.

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Jul 16, 2010

HIV shoots up

Nico Little
Strict laws on the criminalization of drug use and drug users are fuelling the spread of HIV and should be reviewed, say experts. This video explores various countries' drug laws.
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Jan 18, 2010

It's the structure, stupid!

Nico Little
An epidemiologist friend challenged me to explain how homophobia leads to increased rates of HIV among gay men. This is my response.
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Nov 30, 2009

Hand holding for gays

Nico Little
If things have truly progressed, how come so many of my gay friends are still afraid to hold hands in public?
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Nov 14, 2009

Real work is sex work??

Nico Little
Increasingly we hear claims that sex work is real work, an argument that the sex industries involve genuine labour worthy of workers' rights. This post explores real work that is actually sex work...

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