Monthly Archives: June 2010

Not In My Back Yard?

My latest post on feminists objecting to the sex industry in cities, at Liberal Conspiracy: http://liberalconspiracy.org/2010/06/29/rejecting-the-not-in-my-back-yard-approach-to-feminism/ Hope you might join in the debate!

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Sex work and the ‘feminist frenzy’

This is an interesting discussion of the ‘pro-sex industry’ versus ‘anti-sex industry’ positions within contemporary feminism: http://notanodalisque.wordpress.com/2010/06/22/sex-work-and-the-feminist-frenzy/#comments

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Not Under My Nose

Two English feminist groups (The Fawcett Society and OBJECT) were celebrating this week, when their lobbying against lap-dancing clubs led to new legislation. Lap-dancing clubs in England must now apply to councils for a licence which has to be renewed … Continue reading

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Action For Men

On Thurs June 17th OBJECT organised an ‘Action For Men’ in London. http://www.ukfeminista.org.uk/blog/2010/06/16/54-actionformeninlondonthurs17th.html They didn’t advertise it on their own website. The action involved distributing leaflets to men in pub toilets, which were made to look like Court summons, telling … Continue reading

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OBJECT Watch Is Afoot!

Hello and welcome to OBJECT Watch! This is the blog dedicated to the work of OBJECT: http://www.object.org.uk/ In their own words: OBJECT challenges ‘sex object culture’ – the ever increasing sexual objectification of women in the media and popular culture … Continue reading

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