Earlier this month, I wrote about the Adult Entertainment ads dominating the back pages of many newspapers. Today, I want to focus on the racial stereotyping that further marginalizes particular groups of women. Continue reading
The survival and advancement of the sex industry relies on certain messages, and this one underlies them all: it is normal and acceptable for men to rent the bodies of women.
Somehow, the idea of a man visiting a strip club or a massage parlour is something we take lightly, joke about, or even encourage amongst ourselves. Continue reading
Last week, CBC’s Doc Zone aired a documentary called Why Men Cheat. Since then, I’ve tasked myself with watching, re-watching and transcribing it, all the while trying not to become too bitter.
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Here it is: my first blog post!
Allow me to introduce myself. My given name is Suzanne. According to various baby name websites, this is the French version of the Hebrew name Shoshana, which means lily. This doesn’t really tell you anything about me, but maybe you’ll get a sense from my writing. Continue reading