May 12 2009
An article at Huffington Post made me think about the issue of female empowerment and the sex trade. I go back and forth over whether stripping, The Bunny Ranch, and so forth is really a sign of progress in the paternalistic state or whether because we live in a paternalistic state that any occupation which serves to objectify women cannot be hailed as progress.
Consider this book called “I’m Glad I’m a Girl, I’m Glad I’m a Boy”. (click on the link for more pages from this book).