Why Does The Porn Industry Get Away With Racist Portrayals Of Black People?

Racism in Pornography: Why I care and you should too. As a Psychology Professor, who has been investigating domestic violence and sexual assault for more than two decades, I never aspired to be a pornography researcher and I never expected to produce something like my documentary, “Let Me Tell Ya’ll ‘Bout Black Chicks: Images of Black Women in Pornography.” 

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R. Kelly’s Arrest Barely Scratches Surface of a Much-needed #MeToo Reckoning for Black Girls

Analysis: What would it take for America to confront its ugliest and most complicated attitudes toward race, gender and sex?

For Kenyette Barnes, last week was, in a word, strange. After years of rumors and allegations, police in Chicago arrested the singer and producer R. Kelly on charges that he sexually abused four women, three of whom were teenagers at the time.

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The Racial Roots of Human Trafficking

This Article explores the role of race in the prostitution and sex trafficking of people of color, particularly minority youth, and the evolving legal and social responses in the United States.

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Indecent: How I Make It and Fake It as a Girl for Hire (Film)

This 20 minute film of a performance based on Sarah Katherine Lewis’s 2006 book Indecent: How I Make It and Fake It as a Girl for Hire was directed by documentary filmmaker Miguel Picker. It’s an educational film that speaks the truth about massage prostitution. Not to be missed! If you want to understand how […]