Cult of Gracie

Valiant Gnostic Of Sexuality

April 13, 2015
by Gracie
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About That Brothel Tester Position…

You may have heard about a job posting for a “brothel tester” last month. The posting was made by Kaufmich, a German social network for sex workers, brothels, and other companies in erotic environment ~ and their clients. The job … Continue reading

March 8, 2015
by Gracie
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The Sex Trafficking White Slave Trade Stories Never End (Or, The Same Approach After All These Years)

In January, National Trafficking Awareness Month prompted me to hunt for one of the many books in my sex work history collection which would illustrate that it’s the same old story ~ and worse, the same old solution. As many … Continue reading

August 12, 2014
by Gracie
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Christy Mack’s Assault Exposes Misogyny, Victim-Blaming, & Sex Worker Shaming

By now you’ve probably heard about the brutal attack on sex worker Christy Mack alleged to be the work of her ex-boyfriend, Jon Paul Koppenhaver aka War Machine. The model and adult porn star released a statement and graphic photos … Continue reading

May 11, 2013
by Gracie
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“Objectively So Rare” & Rare Objectivity

There’s been quite a lot of coverage surrounding the release of the young women, Michelle Knight, Amanda Berry, and Gina DeJesus, abducted and held in Cleveland. Some of it has been excellent ~ most notably that on The Rachel Maddow … Continue reading

March 13, 2013
by Gracie
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No Real Wedding Rings, Just Burning Rings Of Fire: The Jerry Enriquez & Wilfried Knight Suicides

By now you’ve likely heard that gay porn star, and 2010 GayVN Performer of the Year, Wilfried Knight has killed himself, just a matter of days after his husband, Jerry Enriquez, had committed suicide. While suicide ought never to be … Continue reading

May 25, 2012
by Gracie
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“You’ve been a whore. You’ll never get rid of that name. So be one.”

Meet the Fokkens, a documentary about Louise and Martine Fokkens, 69-year-old twin sisters who have worked in prostitution in Amsterdam’s infamous Red Light District for over fifty years. They freed themselves from the control of their pimps, ran their own … Continue reading

April 20, 2012
by Gracie
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More Sex Trafficking Myth-Information

Nicholas Kristof says, “The biggest forum for sex trafficking of under-age girls in the United States appears to be a Web site called Backpage.com.” Not exactly sure why he can say that; but I’ll let him continue for now, because … Continue reading