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In Spain, Women Enslaved by a Boom in Brothel Tourism

April 8, 2012


By SUZANNE DALEYPublished: April 6, 2012 Marta Ramoneda for The New York TimesA prostitute waits for customers on a road in La Jonquera, on the border with France and Spain on December 11, 2011 LA JONQUERA, Spain — She had expected a job in a hotel. But when Valentina arrived here two months ago from […]

Not For Sale: The Sex Industry Sell Out

March 30, 2012


Reblogged from Surviving prostitution and addiction Sunday, 25 March 2012 The one and only reason that I am against prostitution and pornography is that I am for people. I believe in people. Male and female we deserve more than this, this narrow view of sexuality and gender, this web of lies concocted and perpetuated by […]

Porn made for women, by women

December 29, 2011


Independent female directors are making pornographic films aimed at women. Catalina May finds out what makes them so different Catalina May, Tuesday 22 March 2011 Anna Arrowsmith (aka Anna Span) has been a porn director for 12 years. This made her recent campaign as the Liberal Democrat candidate for Gravesham rather controversial. “Not my […]

The Hardcore truth about women in porn

July 15, 2011


UK Feminista is to rescreen the 2001 documentary Hardcore that offers a horrifying glimpse into the abuse of women in porn – in a bid to combat the argument that it’s just ‘people having sex’  Julie Bindel, Thursday 14 July 2011 An old controversy has arisen over pornography; not the usual ruck about whether […]