Child sex abuse in the continuum of pornography – Guardian AU

It’s not ‘anti sex’ to want to expose pornography’s complicit role in child abuse and trafficking The growing number of internet users stumbling upon images of child sex abuse indicate that child sex abuse is not so far removed from the glamorised world of adult pornography. In fact, I would argue, it is part of its continuum.… Read More Child sex abuse in the continuum of pornography – Guardian AU

Julian Blanc is rightfully condemned, what about the industry behind him?

Until the institutional and cultural drivers of sexual exploitation are confronted, we will see more and more men like Julien Blanc. It’s easy to blame a globalised and complex cultural issue on a ‘few bad guys’. This is exemplified by cases like Blanc. Julien Blanc tours the world teaching men ‘pick up artistry’. He demonstrates… Read More Julian Blanc is rightfully condemned, what about the industry behind him?

Don’t blame Emma Watson’s speech for liberal feminist failures.

Emma Watson’s speech isn’t the problem. The problem is liberal feminism. Emma Watson’s speech at the UN has made headlines worldwide. It wasn’t a bad speech. Like all women, Watson is doing the best she can with the information she has available to her. Several feminists have already addressed some of the problematic aspects of… Read More Don’t blame Emma Watson’s speech for liberal feminist failures.