feminaust ~ for australian feminism

Bree Lamprell-Burke

photoLet’s be clear from the outset. This is not a commentary on prostitution in general, or an assumption that women do not voluntarily choose to sell sex. This is about a rising phenomenon around the world whereby girls of average age 11 (but as young as three) are sold into the industry for someone else’s profit and held against their will. They are forced to have sex with up to 30 men per day, with no protection from sexually transmitted infections or pregnancy. If they refuse, they are beaten, tortured and sometimes killed. They receive threats against their family members as a form of control. They have no value as a human being, no rights and no future. Often they are addicted to drugs by pimps to ensure compliance, and many die of HIV and AIDS related illnesses. They are subject to forced abortions or sometimes have children…

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