Mick Côté is the recent recipient of a Combined Bachelor of Honours in Journalism and Sociology from the University of King’s College in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He is currently studying new media practices at the graduate level and developing new ways for media organizations to use and integrate mobile reporting and social networking.
Mick has written for various local publications and Montreal’s Maisonneuve Magazine.
The Downtown Eastside Sex Workers United Against Violence Society have taken its case to Canada's top court amidst important social and judicial debates about the status of sex work as a job like any others. Sex work activists and experts often argue that Canada's laws make it difficult for women to take part in safe practices.