VIDEO: The Future of Sex Work

MDG: Prostitutes and members of the Union of Sex Workers demonstrate in Paris

Is sex work a legitimate form of employment or is it inherently a form of oppression? What is involved in extending human rights protection to sex workers? What is the difference between decriminalization and legalization? 

This panel discussion examines sex work through the lens of social justice and discuss the intersection of feminist critique with the growing global sex worker’s rights movement.

Fair play or liberation?

stiglitz

Inequality, political cheating, and liberatory thought in the 21st century

By Christian Matheis

 

In a recent opinion piece in The New York Times, Joseph E. Stiglitz addressed the dismal condition of U.S. domestic policies and political machinations. Rebuking the regressive view that with democratic liberties we must also live fated to the dominance of capitalist industries, Stiglitz rightly takes on the underlying assertion that market forces and laws of economics result in certain … Continue reading