What’s Current: Amsterdam set to ban brothel tours of its red-light district

What’s Current is Feminist Current’s daily news roundup.

  • Beginning in 2020, Amsterdam will ban red-light district tours of window brothels, which have been used to share sex industry propaganda that present prostitution as empowering.
  • A Somerset, UK school removed four students for protesting against CCTV cameras placed in their unisex school restrooms.
  • The mayor of Brampton, Ontario demands answers following the release of a  child sex offender to a women’s half-way house after serving time for sexually abusing three girls under the age of eight. Matthew Harks now identifies as Madilyn Harks.
  • A Houston police sergeant has been charged with murder in the shooting of his wife.
  • Kachin women trafficked from Myanmar as “brides” for Chinese men report being raped until they get pregnant, only allowed to return home if they leave their children behind.
Natasha Chart
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.

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