Tag Archive | sex industry

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 […]

The Penis is Not a Weapon, Man Claims

Reading a bit over on GenderTrender, I saw a link to a German article in the comment section, posted by commenter IceMountainFire. It was an article about a German men’s rights book, and it was titled “The Penis is Not a Weapon“. So with a blatant lie like that in title, I got curious and […]

Originally posted on Rebecca Mott:
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…