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Facebook’s new stance on ‘Revenge Porn’

Facebook now bans “revenge porn” (where an angry ex makes public what she thought were private photos). But FB keeps silent about the use of porn (photos of prostitution).  FB ignores the fact that porn is now used to traffic women into prostitution.  Porn teaches men how to be johns, or act like johns.

Thank you feminist media critic Anita Sarkeesian

Sarkeesian’s video blog shows viewers the connection between violent abuse of women in prostitution and violent abuse of all women.    WARNING: EXTREME VIOLENT CONTENT   Sarkeesian’s analysis of the misogynist culture of gamers has enlightened many but enraged some male gamers who have threatened her life, and flooded the web with hate and lies. Please donate […]

90 German trauma therapists oppose legal prostitution

“Prostitution is in no way a job like any other. It is degrading, torturous, and exploitive.” Michaela Huber, psychologist and head of the German Society for Trauma and Dissociation “Prostitution is violence, not a profession.” Wolfgang U. Eckart, director of the Institute for History and Ethics in Medicine at Heidelberg “We are in danger of […]