Sunday, October 30, 2011
Tracy Ryan on "Shaka Talk"
Shaka Talk is a half hour chat show on 'Olelo, Hawaii Community Access TV. Hostess Diar "D.R" Rhea, and various co-hosts, interviews (mostly) local artists and activists. Each episode airs every Thursday night for a month, at 11:59pm Hawaii Time, and is also streamed live at Olelo.org, as well as On Demand, or on Shaka Zine's youtube channel.
Episode #14 featured local activist, Tracy Ryan. She's an advocate for the transgender community, and is head of Arresting Prostitutes in Legal Exploitation, and Harm Reduction Hawaii. Tracy works to help create a better understanding of the lives of sex workers, and seeks more productive, non-punitive, solutions to the issues facing people in the sex trade.
To read Diar's extensive blog about the interview, click here>>> ShakaZine.com. To see Diar & co-hostess Edna Mc Man interview Tracy, just watch the clips below. (The show was cut into 3 parts for youtube).
Shaka Talk - Tracy Ryan part 1 of 3
Shaka Talk - Tracy Ryan part 2 of 3
Shaka Talk - Tracy Ryan part 3 of 3