United Airlines pilot, Bruce Wayne Wallis, has been arrested for running massive prostitution ring in Houston, Texas. He used the Internet to advertise his brothels and charged women $400 a week to be sexually exploited by johns.
French journalist Florence Hartmann jailed by war crimes tribunal for revealing Srebrenica Massacre information in her book.
In the wake of Ghomeshi trial, Ontario launches pilot program to provide up to four hours of free legal advice for survivors of sexual assault.
Prostitution abolitionist Bridget Perrier set to inspire as guest speaker at upcoming Woman on Fire award ceremony in Toronto.
Zimbabwean lesbian asylum seeker told by UK authorities to “prove” she’s lesbian by handing over naked pictures.
Why we need Kate Millet’s ‘Sexual Politics.’
“Drawing on Weber, Engels, and Arendt, among others, Millett aimed to show how the relationship between the sexes was one of ‘dominance and subordinance.’ This power relationship was institutionalized, she argued; it was a form of ‘interior colonization,’ a kind of oppression ‘sturdier than any form of segregation, and more rigorous than class stratification.’ Children were socialized to their roles in this ‘caste system,’ thus consenting to a system of inequality long before they understood their world in such terms.”