Sharmus Outlaw

With guest host Melissa Sontag Broudo

Hosts Kaytlin and Wendi are joined by founder of the SOAR Institute, Melissa Sontag Broudo! They talk a little shop and retrace the bold steps that brought Melissa to a fateful meeting with life-long trans sex worker activist Sharmus Outlaw and exactly how Sharmus’ legacy lives on through the tireless harm reduction and outreach efforts of the people who loved and were inspired by her vibrant spirit.

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