Tag Archive | prostitution

The mainstream media censors the truth about prostitution while pimps masquerade as advocates

The following is a translation of an article published on the German feminist website Emma. The article was originally meant to be published elsewhere but was censored, as the introductory paragraph explains. You can find the original here (without introduction, which was on the main Emma page). ———- On Monday, the ‘taz’ paper published a harsh […]

Portrait of Eight Paying Rapists

People say prostitution is necessary. Some even go as far as saying it’s a necessary evil, but even those people still insist it is necessary. If men can’t buy access to women’s bodies, these people say, whatever will they do? Yes, I would like to ask them, what exactly is it you think men will […]

Exited Women: Prostitution is Violent and Unfree

The following is my translation of an article published on the Danish website Politiken.dk on March 9, 2013 Selling yourself is disgraceful, violent and unfree Written by Tanja Rahm, sexologist and author Alice Viola, mentor and therapist Christina Christensen, educator Lita Malmberg, unemployed social educator Pia Christensen, cand.mag. (BA in Denmark) Odile Poulsen, author and […]

Trinity’s Misogynist Mix Vol I.

Sun Tzu said that if you know your enemies and know yourself, you will not be imperiled in a hundred battles. Being familiar with the things misogynists say is valuable when it comes to recognizing patterns and cutting straight through the bullshit when faced with misogyny in real life. Men have been saying the same […]

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I was tortured. That is the hardest thing to say to myself – hardest thing to let into my mind. Almost impossible for my body to go with that I was tortured. I can write to the torture with detachment, with my heart firmly locked away from what it was…