British Feminism Is Totally Effed, Says UK Observer

The Guardian's Sunday magazine, the Observer, devoted almost every article this past weekend to the state of feminism in Britain, and the picture they paint is pretty bleak. The lead essay, by 39-year-old Rachel Cooke, claims that the gains made by earlier feminists are quickly losing ground. "Are we going backwards?… » 12/08/08 9:30am 12/08/08 9:30am

Happy Hooker Does Not Want To Criminalize Johns Because It Would Hurt…

In the Guardian » 9/19/08 2:00pm 9/19/08 2:00pm today, a prostitute named "Lara" wrote an essay about why . The argument boils down to narcissism, as Lara says that she and her family benefit vastly from her sex work, and that's why her customers should not be prosecuted. Lara rails against a survey of the "off-street sex industry" called which…