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End Pornography & Patriarchy: The Enslavement and Degradation of Women 2/25/15

Stop Watching Porn – Start Fighting Patriarchy!
Protest Pornhub’s NYC Porn Film Festival

From Friday, Feb 27 – Sunday, March 1st, Pornhub, the largest porn site in the world, will host its first ever Porn Film Festival in Bushwick, NY. This marks a further step in the mainstreaming of pornography, even as pornography becomes ever more violent, cruel, dehumanizing, degrading, and humiliating towards women.

Consider a few of the all-time most viewed videos on Pornhub:

“Tight pussy gets smashed” – celebrating violence against the female anatomy (57+ million views)
“Don’t tell mommy” – portraying a teenager eagerly giving her step-dad oral sex and more (25+ million views)
“Mandingo destroys her tight asian snatch” celebrating racist stereotypes and featuring a Black man “destroying” a tiny Asian woman’s genitalia and dignity (26+ million views)
“Arrested cheerleader fucked” – celebrating the portrayal of a young teenager being extensively violated by the cop who arrested her (27+ million views)
“Stepmom and [daughter] fucks and sucks her boyfriend’s cock” celebrating a racist portrayal of a daughter and step-mom in Muslim headscarves revealing themselves to be sex-crazed “sluts” who team up on a teenage boy (17+ million views).  For more info: http://www.stoppatriarchy.org/protest-pornhub.html

‘Pornography is What the End of the World Looks Like” by Chris Hedges 2/15/15

BOSTON—“Fifty Shades of Grey,” the book and the movie, is a celebration of the sadism that dominates nearly every aspect of American culture and lies at the core of pornography and global capitalism. It glorifies our dehumanization of women. It champions a world devoid of compassion, empathy and love.  For more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOZLdw6n2L4

Jimmy Carter: “Women’s rights the fight of my life”

There are so many wrongs to right. Yet among them, Carter is putting one ahead of all others: Violence and injustice against girls and women.

“This is going to be the highest priority for the rest of my life,” he said this week.  For more info: http://www.cnn.com/2015/02/13/world/carter-women-rights/index.html

 

 

Paid For by Rachel Moran REVIEW of BOOK

Highly recommended book called, Paid For: My Journey Through Prostitution by Rachel Moran.  See review:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mh-sTzQjXSs&feature=youtu.be