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

June 19, 2014
by Gracie
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What (Many) Sex Workers Don’t Want To Talk About

There are things, personal things, many sex workers don’t want to talk about; including me. And that’s a pity. Because it holds the sex worker movement back. Most cultural shifts regarding unequal persons, such as the civil rights movement and … Continue reading

January 15, 2014
by Gracie
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Why Do (Some) Feminists Struggle With The Notion Of Sex Work?

Certainly not all feminists embrace sex work, but the issue is very much one of feminism. Recently, I found this conversation at Tumblr which illustrates a classic feminist conversation about sex work. Because posts often go missing at Tumblr, I’m … Continue reading

November 22, 2013
by Gracie
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“Dumb Sluts Don’t Understand Obama Care”: Myth-Information Regarding Sex Workers & The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Well, that’s pretty much what Warner Todd Huston said at Wizbang: The prostitutes of Nevada’s Bunny Ranch love Obamacare. But if a recent interview with them are any indication, they don’t seem to have a clue what it is all … Continue reading