September 20, 2018 - 6:00pm PDT
Brooklyn, NY

A local organization in the Electronic Frontier Alliance (not EFF) will host this event:

Hacking Hustling: A Platform for Sex Workers in a Post-SESTA World


09/20/18 //
6 to 9:30pm //
RSVP (free) //

Part 1 of Hacking//Hustling is a panel discussion featuring presentations from sex workers and sex worker rights advocates discussing censorship, discrimination and policing in the wake of SESTA.

Panelists include:
Lorelei Lee, writer and sex worker
Kiara St. James, CEO and a co-founder of New York Transgender Advocacy Group (NYTAG)
Bardot Smith, analyst & dominatrix
Ashley Paige, international travel companion & connoisseur of kink



09/22/18 //
1 to 4pm //

In conjunction with our panel discussion, we’ll be hosting a half-day of workshops (in collaboration with t4tech) where sex workers and digital rights advocates will work together to address the harms of SESTA with a collaborative approach grounded in principles of harm reduction. We will learn how to protect data, have safer communications, and build stronger online communities.

In an an effort to support this program and its participants and combat systemic inequities, the following sliding-scale ticket pricing will be implemented for this program. Sex workers will be admitted for free.

Suggested donations:
$45 Advocate/Policy-maker
$25 Supporter
$15 Student/Activist
$0 Sex worker


199 Cook St.
Brooklyn, NY 11206

This event is organized not by EFF, but by t4tech & Eyebeam—grassroots groups participating in the Electronic Frontier Alliance. The EFA is a network of grassroots organizations across the country committed to promoting digital rights. Together, we're building a movement to promote freedom of expression, privacy, security, creativity, and access to knowledge.