Call-outs with Montreal’s Catherine Colas

Earlier this summer, Montreal-based DJ, promoter and Prime Mate co-founder Patrick Mocan was called out on social media for allegedly being a sexual predator. What began as a Facebook post by fellow Montreal-based musician, DJ and promoter Catherine Colas snowballed into a social media frenzy. Discorder caught up with Colas in Montreal to discuss her experience. TW: sexual assault

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