I’m a Hooker! The blog posting platform Medium has a useful reading statistics organisation. Unlike on WordPress, it differentiates between people who have clicked on your post, and those who … Continue reading I’m a Hooker! I’m a Sex Worker!
The prostitution debate has a curious texture to it. It is fervently and belligerently held, relies regularly on simplistic, narrow theorizing (and lets face it, basic ignorance), and encourages its … Continue reading How to be a Prude
Russell Brand, recovered Bon Vivant! and the-dark-side-of-Benny-Hill Lady Chaser, believes the 12 step program, as disseminated by Alcoholics Anonymous, is a fitting template for wider global change. The revolution, whatever … Continue reading My Four Steps Steps…To Partial Recovery
I like to try, these days, and make a differentiation between classical liberal feminists, who believe using social processes to obtain some murky concept of equality and liberty, and those … Continue reading Thoughts For the day: Isms
THE year is 2032. Britain is a vastly different place. You can now choose from 12, instead of four, sizes of recyclable mug at your local coffee house — which, … Continue reading 2032
So the day before yesterday I moved into my fourth decade. I went to a museum, cooked soggy rice, drank wine whilst watching a film that made me confront my … Continue reading Learning Thirty: What I have Understood About Dissent (nothing)
Back in 2014, I co-authored an academic paper published in a graduate journal that sought to discuss the delineation of women in prostitution into mythologized categories: social pariah, abject, … Continue reading Whorburbia