Feminist views on prostitution
As with many issues within the feminist movement, there exists a diversity of feminist views on prostitution. Many of these positions can be loosely arranged into an overarching standpoint that is gen...
Yamakawa Kikue
Yamakawa Kikue (山川菊栄) (1890 in Tokyo, Japan – 1980) was a Japanese activist, writer, socialist, and feminist. She is perhaps best known for being one of the founding members of the socialis...
Andrea Dworkin
Andrea Rita Dworkin (September 26, 1946 – April 9, 2005) was an American radical feminist and writer best known for her criticism of pornography, which she argued was linked to rape and other for...
Dorchen Leidholdt
Dorchen A. Leidholdt is an activist and leader in the feminist movement against violence against women. Since the mid-1970s, she has counseled and advocated for rape victims, organized against "the me...
Janice Raymond
Janice G. Raymond (born January 24, 1943) is an American lesbian radical feminist activist known for her work against violence, sexual exploitation and the "medical abuse" of women, as well as for her...
Gail Dines
Gail Dines is an English–American feminist anti-pornography activist, author, professor and lecturer. An academic, she has also been described as "The world's leading anti-pornography campaigner".
D. A. Clarke
D. A. Clarke (also known as De Clarke and DeAnander) is a radical feminist essayist and activist in the United States of America since 1980. Much of her writing addresses the link between violence ag...
Kajsa Wahlberg
Kajsa Wahlberg is Sweden's national rapporteur on human trafficking opposition activities. She holds the title of Detective Inspector and serves on the Swedish National Police Board's human traffickin...
Sheila Jeffreys
Sheila Jeffreys (born 13 May 1948), an English expatriate in Australia, is best known as a lesbian feminist scholar and political activist, for her analysis of the history and politics of sexuality in...
Melissa Farley
Melissa Farley Ph.D. (born 1942) is an American clinical psychologist and researcher and feminist anti-pornography and anti-prostitution activist. Farley is best known for her studies of the effects o...
Intercourse (book)
Intercourse (1987) is a radical feminist analysis of sexual intercourse in literature and society, written by Andrea Dworkin. Intercourse is often said to argue that "all heterosexual sex is rape", b...
Kathleen Barry
Kathleen Barry (born January 22, 1941) is an American sociologist and feminist. After researching and publishing books on international human sex trafficking, she cofounded the United Nations NGO, the...
Donna M. Hughes
Donna M. Hughes (born 1954) is a University of Rhode Island professor of women's studies and a leading international researcher on human trafficking, She is frequently consulted by governments and non...
Gunilla Ekberg
Gunilla Ekberg is a Swedish-Canadian lawyer. From 2002 to 2006, she was employed at the Ministry of Industry as the Swedish Government's expert on prostitution and trafficking in human beings.
Her...
Antipornography Civil Rights Ordinance
The Antipornography Civil Rights Ordinance (also known as the Dworkin-MacKinnon Antipornography Civil Rights Ordinance or Dworkin-MacKinnon Ordinance) is a name for several proposed local ordinances i...