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Thinking Danger: Pornography Revisited

Being a woman of color

I was twenty years old when I first acquired an understanding of myself as a woman of color. Having grown up in a racially homogeneous society, I had theretofore never encountered inequality and dehumanization on the basis of race. 2,411 more words

Civil Rights

Quebec to fight sexual exploitation with mixed police force

The Quebec government is setting aside $6.4 million over five years to fight sexual exploitation by targeting pimps and johns.

READ MORE: Police arrest 104 men, find 85 child prostitutes in multi-year investigation in Ontario… 129 more words

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Registered Sex Offender Arrested For Sexual Exploitation Of Minor

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 36-year-old registered sex offender, who previously spent time in prison for sexual exploitation of a minor, is back behind bars after being arrested for reportedly demanding pictures while talking online with a 14-year-old. 156 more words

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Book Review: The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark
My rating: 2 of 5 stars

There are some books in this world which, I must surmise, have achieved a cult-like status among the older generation who remember the impact they created when first published but, in truth, have not been read afresh in many a decade. 958 more words

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The Decline of Sex

When I truly love, whether the object of my love is a planet or a person, a symphony or a sunset, I am celebrating the otherness of the beloved, wanting the beloved to be what it really is, greater than my imagining or perception, stranger, more mysterious. 287 more words

The Disastrous Effect of the ‘Nordic Model’ on the Young Girls of Africa and Asia

For those who don’t know, the essence of the set of new laws on prostitution – the so called ‘Nordic Model’ – is to punish people who buy sex. 588 more words

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The gay community must do more to protect young gay boys from sexual exploitation

Earlier this month, news broke that Ralph Shortey, a Republican Oklahoma state senator and prominent Donald Trump supporter was charged with engaging in child prostitution for soliciting sex from an underage boy on Instagram and Kik, social media apps popular with teenagers. 970 more words

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