It argues the women’s movement must meaningfully include sex workers as partners.
It advocates for a feminism that recognises sex workers’ rights as human rights and highlights shared areas of work under an international human rights framework.
But perhaps the clearest sign of change at the networks came two weeks ago, when ABC took a deep breath and penciled onto its fall schedule Steven Bochco's new series, "N. In recent interviews, the chief censors at ABC, CBS and NBC seemed to resent both the suggestion that they have relaxed their guard in response to economic pressure and the suggestion that they still sometimes act like prudes. One of the only reasons the departments still exist at all is that viewers, despite their taste for the lurid, continue to expect greater discretion from network television.
And even as television taboos dwindle, there remain topics -- including oral sex, gay sex and abortion -- that put the censors on a collision course with producers. "Like it or not, we're held to a double standard," said Beth Bressan, head of broadcast standards and practices at CBS.
On 6 October 2017, 51 men were arrested and detained, with media reporting that some could face up to six years in prison under pornography and sex work laws.
This resource is a Community Guide to the Sex Work and Gender Equality policy brief.
It highlights the linkages between sex workers’ rights and gender equality.
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In their concluding observations to Russia’s sixth periodic review produced on 6 October 2017, the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR) recommended that Russia decriminalise sex work.
This policy brief highlights the linkages between sex workers’ rights and gender equality.