British politicians and professional censors join forces with American fundamentalists to demand a ban on porn.
Tag: sex workers
The Free Speech Campaigners Are Oddly Silent About Sexual Expression
The vocal demands for free speech and political efforts to bring the likes of PayPal under control seem to become very quiet as soon as you mention sexual freedom.
Portraiture, Greasepaint, Gore? Walter Sickert At Tate Britain
There is more to the work of Walter Sickert than current deluded conspiracy theories, as an exhibition at Tate Britain shows.
Twitter’s German-Specific Porn Block Is Not The Way Forward
Selectively blocking individual Twitter feeds in specific countries will not placate the censorial and feels like the thin end of the wedge.
The English Take On The French Detective: Maigret Explored
The long-unseen 1960s BBC adaptations of Georges Simenon’s classic crime novels re-examined.
The Deadly Results Of Sex Shaming And Guilt Transferrence
Why are we surprised that years of demonising the sex industry and pushing ‘sex addiction’ as a problem that is caused by outside forces is resulting in violence, abuse and discrimination?
The Happy Whore
Reducing all sex workers to homogenous groups of victims to satisfy society’s desire to see them as such is insulting and misguided; everyone is an individual.
Bella Thorne, OnlyFans And The Idiotic Desperation Of Celebrity Culture
A cautionary tale of con jobs, betrayal, egomania and our obsession with fame.