With the help of Covenant House, a downtown shelter, and then SOS, he stayed clean for five years.He is no longer doing sex work, something he says he was determined to stop. So, when funding cuts forced SOS to close down in 2011, Lougheed was devastated.- Male escort accused of trying to extort 0,000 from former client (2012).
- Queer youth sex workers remain at risk (2013, Toronto): Former client revives Street Outreach Services...- Hommes louer : la prostitution masculine, un documentaire hors du commun (2011, Translation): "Une socit qui abandonne son enfance, c'est comme la fin du monde." Avec Hommes louer, un documentaire coproduit par Inform Action et l'Office national du film, Rodrigue Jean nous entrane sans esbroufe au coeur de l'univers de la prostitution masculine Montral.- Male sex workers' support program stronger than ever (2012): When Matthew Taylor founded HUSTLE: Men on the Move in Vancouver in 2007, it was one of the few outreach organizations in Canada to work specifically with men in the sex industry, providing peer support, safer-sex materials, nutrition, harm reduction and needle exchanges to street-level sex workers and street-involved youth. There are still only a handful of male-specific support services that exist across the country.From its inception, the gay movement has advocated that persons can do with their own bodies whatever they want even change their birth sex.Why, then, is there so much disdain against sex work if it is not coerced?