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A conversation with men about trafficking and prostitution. Men discuss the importance of raising awareness about the realities of prostitution and about men speaking out.
Money and Power. Survivors of the sex industry and workers involved in support and activism discuss commercial sexual exploitation in Scotland.
Men's responsibility for ending trafficking and prostitution. Victor Malarek and Ted Bunch work to raise awareness of the harms of prostitution and the role of men in tackling violence against women.
Sweden takes action against trafficking. Summary of the Swedish model – which targets the purchasers of sex - and its impact, highlighting prostitution as an equality and human rights issue.
Not for Sale. Short documentary highlighting prostitution as violence against women. Survivors of prostitution talk about their experiences.
Activism by Truckers in the USA to combat sexual exploitation. Check out their training video. Great example of men taking action and raising awareness.
Victor Malarek on shifting the emphasis onto men who buy sex.
Richard Poulin provides a snapshot of the scale of the sex industries internationally, outlines the harms and makes the case against legalisation.
The Scars of Prostitution. Max Waltman responds to criticisms of legislation targeting the purchasers of sex and highlights the harms of prostitution.
Max Waltman makes the case for criminalising the purchase of sex
Julie Bindel on the reasons why men pay for sex, taken from research interviews with men in London.
Information toolkit for men from Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation, 'Men as Partners in Ending Demand: A Toolkit and Resource Guide To End Sexual Exploitation.'
Survivors speaking out:
http://www.ruhama.ie/page.php?intPageID=219 – various links to blogs of survivors of the sex industry.
Voices of prostitution survivors –
European Women's Lobby highlight examples of men's activism internationally and provide links to further information and resources –
Indian campaign encouraging men and women to take action for legislative change to shift the burden of criminalization from women and girls in prostitution to the men who buy sex and the pimps who profit from violent exploitation.
Research and faqs:
Common statements made about prostitution with information to help distinguish between fact & faction.
‘Challenging Mens Demand for Prostitution In Scotland’ Research report based on interviews with 110 men who bought women in prostitution.
‘Men Who Buy Sex: Who They Buy and What They Know’. Research study of 103 men who describe their use of trafficked and non trafficked women in prostitution and their awareness of coercion and violence.