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The Unspoken History of The Comfort Women Overview The story of comfort women has been a story of silence for the last 50 years. Comfort Women was a term used by the Japanese Imperial Army during World War II, to refer to the women and girls who were coerced into sexual slavery. Between 1932 and 1945, approximately 200,000 women were forced into prostitution. The women came from China, ...
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Prostitution essays / Gender
LEGALIZING PROSTITUTION WOULD PROVIDE ECONOMIC BENEFITS AND REDUCE CRIMEDefinition of prostitution. I think it important to define prostitution as the consensual granting of sexual gratification by one person in exchange for money or other valuable consideration. This definition implies a legal contract, and thus only individuals at or above the age of majority would legally be entitled to ...
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Prostitution essays / Gangsterism In The 1920'S
“The Roaring Twenties,”; what a perfect aphorism. It was certainly roaring with music and dance, but it also was roaring with gangsters. In the aspect of gangsterism, the thirties were also roaring. Americans in this time period tolerated criminals, especially those involved in bootlegging. Bootlegging is the smuggling of illegal substances. Bootlegging could have possibly been tole...
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Prostitution essays / What Justoce Means To Me
To me, justice means defining what is right and what is wrong. In our everyday life, rules and laws govern our world. The purpose of these laws, are to enforce mandatory rules for acceptable behaviour where justice prevails and conflicts are avoided. If justice doesn t succeed, it hurts society because the right decision hasn t been made. Offenders and set free and it s not guaranteed they w...
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Prostitution essays / Corrupted Chicago
Of all the things Chicago is known for, organized crime is the most widely recognized. Even though it has been nearly fifty years since the rattle of tommyguns has died in the streets, all over the world when people think of Chicago, they think of gangsters (Lombardo 1). Organized crime in Chicago began in the 1870 s and is still around today. During the roaring twenties, it reached its cli...
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Prostitution essays / The Comfort Women
The Comfort Women Some jokingly say that prostitution is the oldest profession , but one can hardly laugh about the plight of thousands of women who have resorted to this disturbing practice. Although many women sell their bodies by choice, history shows that for centuries, governments and conquering armies have used their power to force women into prostitution to fit its needs. Well in...
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I think it is very difficult to define the exact character of Dreiser’s “Sister Carrie”, and his original intention. I would say, “as many eyes, so many opinions”, so no wonder there are different approaches and interpretations towards the novel which is influenced not just by the reader’s reading or personal experience, but also by their particular philosophy of life as wel...
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Prostitution essays / Role Of Woman In Antigone
Women in marriage did not gain much pleasure. They married between the ages of twelve and eighteen. (Kagan 53) The marriage was arranged by their fathers. Marriages were conducted with these words, I give this women for the procreation of legitimate children...I accept...And I give a certain amount as dowry...I am content. Clearly the purpose of the women was to bear children. The rol...
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Prostitution essays / A Mafia Thing
Although many arrests have been made, organized crime and the Mafia are still very active. Organized crime and its families, particularly the Italian mafia, have increased their illegal activities significantly over the past few decades. The Mafia and organized crime go hand and hand, one cannot be spoken without the other. Both of these forms of criminal actions have been recognized since th...
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Prostitution essays / Mrs. Warren's Profession
Mrs. Warren's Profession In life the struggle between what is good and necessary for the individual and the moral values placed upon people by society is constantly present. This is true of the characters in George Bernard Shaw's play Mrs. Warren's Profession. Shaw demonstrates that doing something frowned upon by society does not have to be an evil thing so long as it is good for the in...
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One of the oldest legal debates comes from one of the worlds’ oldest profession, prostitution, there is no denying that the sex industry has taken international dimensions and is recognized as an economic motor for many countries. As countries around the world debate the merits of legalizing or at least decriminalizing prostitution. The following questions should be addressed. Would...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Kenneth Cauthen Copyright © 1999. All rights reserved. http://www.frontiernet.net/~kenc/pros.htm If Ann Landers is for legalizing prostitution, then how far out can the notion be? (1) In 1949, the United Nations adopted a resolution in favor of the decriminalization of prostitution, which has been ratified by fifty countries but not by the United States. Eleanor Roosevelt was among t...
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United States, nineteen hundred ninety eight, is known for its vast and bountiful opportunities. Opportunities for choices, wealth, happiness, stability, etc. Citizens have the right to choose their mate, whether it be for a night or for a lifetime. With the many avenues a male can choose a mate, a certain phenomenon is taking place. A phenomenon known as choosing a mail order bride. Mail o...
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Imagine for one moment that you are not yourself any longer. Visualize instead that you are a young girl; old enough to know right from wrong yet still young enough to be terrified by the dark shadows in your room. It is a cool autumn night and your parents have opted to attend a party, which you are not allowed at. "It will be fine," they say. Although you already know what is to...
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Prostitution essays / Sexual Abuse
Michael Stiefvater Sexual Abuse At one time I thought about how child sexual abuse was growing concern in our society. Stories and interviews on TV and in the paper would keep me aware, but I always thought about how it was always happening to everyone else. One figure that lingered around in my mind was that one in six children would be a victim of sexual abuse. Having six...
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Prostitution essays / Teenage Prostitution
Prostitution is an activity as old as humanity, and for many it is a subject that invokes feelings of disgust, revulsion, and pure evil. Especially, when our young people become involved in such a life style. This report will analyze the types of children who are susceptible, and resort to prostitution. How one starts out in prostitution, the lifestyles that they lead, the social-psychologica...
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Prostitution essays / Legalization Of Prostitution
There are many legal issues in society today that are becoming the topic of numerous controversial debates. These debates involve both the need for personal choice, and the importance of society s morality. These issues include such topics as abortion, euthanasia, capital punishment, the legalization of drugs, and the decriminalization of prostitution. Prostitution is the oldest paying profes...
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Aaron McBrideSociology 10811/15/1998 Explaining Teen Prostitution Using Sociological Theories of DevianceDeviance is defined as the behavior or acts that defy the norms of a society. For many years, scientists have researched on the various forms of deviance in the hope of developing theories that explain why some people act the way they do.The two case studies presented here both involve p...
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Prostitution essays / Child Labor 2
"The children are the future of our nation." This famous line of Dr. Jose Rizal has gained prominence especially among policy makers in their quest to develop and implement laws and programs that will propel the total development of a nation's millions of children. I personally agree with Rizal's vision since each child is a potential contributor in the improvement of society. A child may see...
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Prostitution essays / Military Prostitution
Militarized Women On any given Friday or Saturday night, Korean women prostitutes hang out outside club doors soliciting GIs. Korean women stroll up and down Hooker Hill, approaching young GIs and asking them, Lady?? After asking the women how much and how old, they follow the Korean girls up the hill and down an alley. While interviewing a GI friend stationed in Osan, Korea, this is an ex...
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Prostitution essays / Women In Vietnam
Women in Vietnam Towards the end to the Twentieth century, Vietnam a rapidly changing country goes through a political and social transition, from a socialist to an open market "capitalist type" society. Since the late 1980's Vietnam has adjusted it's economy to compete with the world. In doing so, the country undergoes many political and social reforms. Ideals of the west have been implemen...
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Prostitution essays / Concept Of Prostitution
Introduction The concept of prostitution is one that causes a visceral revulsion in conventional Western morality – a symptom of which is how the many colloquial terms for a prostitute, such as ‘whore’, or ‘harlot’, are commonly used as denigratory pejoratives towards women. Although a persistent phenomenon throughout human history , it remains difficult to ...
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Prostitution essays / Sexual Values
Sexual Values Throughout history, society greatly esteemed morals. What used to hold a place of respect by many now appears ludicrous and pointless. Sexual values, for example, manifests this recently acquired, negative viewpoint. But attaining these goals not only constitutes a positive achievement for society, but also exemplifies what God asks of us. In 1 Corinthians 4:8, it says to...
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The topic I chose to do my paper on is the sexual abuse of children. I plan to look at the trends of sexual abuse in Canada and the ways in which children could be abused or exploited. I also will give some opinions on the things I think could be changed to help stop the sexual abuse of children. According to the U.N. Convention sexual abuse or exploitation is the inducement or coercion of a ch...
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Child pornography and prostitution are two of the most disturbing issues in the world today. Millions of children, in virtually every country in the world, become victims of sexual exploitation. Access to child pornography and prostitution in Southeast Asia has increased during the 1990’s due to the lack of government legislation and enforcement protecting children. Japan is the world...
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“There are women who search for love, and there are those that search for money.” Today, the term woman simply denotes one’s sex. It does not define her character, morals and values, or even her profession. However, this was not always the case. At the end of the nineteenth century and beginning of the twentieth century, during the Progressive Era, there was a drive for reform. ...
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Prostitution essays / Hierarchy Of Pleasure
PHYSICAL PLEASURE: ONE OF THE LOWEST IN THE HIERARCHY OF PLEASURES Physical pleasure, specifically sexual fulfillment, is an intrinsic part of human beings' lives. It can bring great joy and happiness to people while at the same time strengthening the bonds of morality. This can be seen in the consummation of a marriage and the subsequent creation of a new life. However, physical ple...
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Prostitution essays / Taxi Men Story
The main character in the story is the taxi cab driver, he was a born Singaporean who s been residing there since birth and been a taxi cab driver for almost twenty year, he s one of your usual taxi cab driver that has many things to discuss. In the story he spoke things about Singapore from his time to present time, he said Singapore used to be simple and peaceful, not much crowded with cars a...
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Prostitution essays / The Value Of Sex
As we age and hear different myths and stories about sex, it becomes an interesting topic of conversation. Some have had personal experience with this topic and others haven t, yet we hear all sorts of different details. Sometimes, we ll hear about good experiences and occasionally we ll hear about some bad ones. Perhaps the curious female had to go through the torture and pain of a preg...
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Letters from a War Zone deals with the controversy between men and women banning pornography. In this essay there are many strong personal views on pornography and the brutality of women in porn. Men and women have been at war for many years because of this. I agree with banning pornography because pornography lures men into disrespecting women. This essay makes me angry because it shows anoth...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Prostitution in a broad aspect, is a relatively indiscriminate sexual exchange made for material gain. Individuals prostitute themselves when they grant sexual access for money, gifts, or other payment and in so doing uses their body in commodity. In legal terms the word prostitute refers only to those who "engage frequently and overly in such sexual-economic exchanges" (Britannica Encycl...
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Prostitution essays / Child Prostitution
It started out like any other day. Sokha was helping her stepfather beg for money on the streets of Phnom Penh. Unfortunately, neither made a cent. Frustrated and drunk from cheap liquor, her father raped her. Not satisfied, he invited his friends to join him. One after the other, they took turns in pleasuring themselves, until she was reduced to a bloody, crumpled heap. She was only 9 years old...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
A basic definition of prostitution identifies it as promiscuous and mercenary sexual behavior with emotional indifference between the partners. Prostitution is generally a crime, but in the United States and most other countries, laws prohibit not the sex acts themselves but solicitation to perform sex acts in exchange for money or other things of value. Prices vary for different sexual a...
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Prostitution: Should it be legal? Prostitution is known as the oldest profession in the world, however, many states in the U.S. outlaw it. The textbook definition of prostitution is the "act or practice of engaging in sexual acts for money" ("Prostitution," Macmillan 805). Nevada is the first state in the United States to legalize prostitution. Although the long-term effects of legaliz...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Outline Thesis: Prostitution should be legalized because not only does it financially benefit the country, but legalized prostitution could also reduce crime. I. Illegalized prostitution A. Preservation of morality B. Health risks C. Violent crime D. Costs to citizens II. Legalized prostitution A. Constitutional right B. Regular health exam C. Reduction of violent crime D. ...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Legalization of Prostitution By: Anonymous Outline Thesis: Prostitution should be legalized because not only does it financially benefit the country, but legalized prostitution could also reduce crime. I. Illegalized prostitution A. Preservation of morality B. Health risks C. Violent crime D. Costs to citizens II. Legalized prostitution A. Constitutional right B. Regular health exam C. Reduct...
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Prostitution essays / Make Prostitution Legal
Prostitution Theory 101 by Yvonne Abraham with Sarah McNaught Few things have divided feminists as much as the sex industry. Theorists who agree on a vast swath of issues -- economic equality, affirmative action, even sexual liberation -- often find themselves bitterly opposed over pornography and prostitution. Most 19th-century feminists opposed prostitution and considered prostit...
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Prostitution essays / The Futility Of Prostitution Laws
Prostitution is an issue which has caused controversy cross-culturally and historically and which has many individuals reexamining the logistics of it. If prostitution is decriminalized it will become economically profitable and feasible for not only the prostitutes, but also western society as a whole. Without the 20th century western laws, which force prostitution underground, the profess...
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historically and which has many individuals reexamining the logistics of it. If prostitution is decriminalized it will become economically profitable and feasible for not only the prostitutes, but also western society as a whole. Without the 20th century western laws, which force prostitution underground, the profession of prostitution could become a clean and safe occupation. Pro...
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Prostitution essays / Legalizing Prostitution
Prostitution is an issue which has caused controversy cross-culturally and historically and which has many individuals reexamining the logistics of it. If prostitution is decriminalized it will become economically profitable and feasible for not only the prostitutes, but also western society as a whole. Without the 20th century western laws, which force prostitution underground, the profess...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
What is prostitution? Prostitution is the After one year from the ratification of this article the manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors within, the importation thereof into, or the exportation thereof from the United States and all territory subject to the jurisdiction thereof for beverage purposes is hereby prohibited. This is from section one of the eighte...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Prostitution: Effects of New Legislation on the Oldest Profession Sex for sell. For some prostitution is a victimless crime while others fight hard in the hopes of one day abolishing prostitution forever. The topic of prostitution remains a greatly debated issue even after so many years of existence. Prostitution existed as far back in time as ancient Athens and ancient Rome. In Rome, pro...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution Should Be Legal
Prostitution Should be Legal Referred to as the “oldest profession”, prostitution “. . . has long been a problem which has provoked and disturbed Americans” (Kinsie 3). “Prostitution [is] the performance of sexual acts, solely for the purpose of material gain” (James [NA]). Prostitution remains, excepted and considered normal in some cultures. No gender specifics exis...
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Prostitution essays / Child Prostitution In Asia
Children as Chattels Close your eyes. Imagine a young girl about six tied to a bed in a brothel and forced to service fifteen to thirty men in one night. Imagine this girl living in poverty, after all promises of selling herself told of riches. Now imagine this girl is your own. These are not pretty thoughts, but these actions are commonplace in Asia. In the February 1995 issue of Worl...
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Prostitution essays / Crime And Prostitutes
Prostitution is ambiguous to define. The Macquarie dictionary defines prostitution as 1. the act or practice of engaging in sexual intercourse 2. any base or unworthy use of talent, ability, etc. But the act of prostitution involves many other associated facets that are included under this extensive act. There’s the act itself, soliciting, advertising, pimping, house brothels, stree...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Shah 1 Shivani Shah Mr. Terrell English 1101 November 22, 1999 Prostitution The world’s largest trade, prostitution, has always found ways to overcome the legal attempts to suppress it. Prostitution has become one of the most common trades throughout the world. Many poor countries have turned to prostitution as an outlet from their economic difficulties. It is the easiest ...
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Prostitution essays / Thailand Prostitution
Prostitution Paper The society in Thailand has an up and rising problem that they better look into very quickly, or else the well being of every citizen could be in great danger. This problem is prostitution and it poses almost equally as great of a threat to the nation as would a major war. Millions are dying because of diseases that are being spread through unprotected sex, and millions more...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Prostitution Prostitution is defined as the oldest profession in the world, because it started with the very first civilization and has continued to present day. The argument over whether prostitution should be legalized or stay a criminal act has many split on the issue, including many feminists. I believe that prostitution is morally wrong, harmful and very degrading. On the other hand I am...
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The economics behind prostitution In major cities around the world, both time and money are being wasted in the fight against prostitution. Not only are politicians constantly devising new methods of eliminating the prostitutes, but also the mayors of these cities are continuously squandering precious amounts of money in trying to rid the streets of prostitutes. What the politicians do not rea...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Prostitution Prostitution is defined as promiscuous and mercenary sexual behavior with emotional indifference between the partners. There isn’t a more specific definition because people perceive it in different ways. Some view it as a dehumanizing act while others see it as an occupation that performs a useful service to society. Because people aren’t always able to act o...
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Prostitution essays / Sex Slavery In Thailand
The desire to be wealthy in the glittering growth of the Thai economy not only lures Many girls into prostitution, but also keeps them there. Although it has not been legal to sell children and women in Thailand since 1905, it is now common for impoverished families in the north to indenture their daughters into sex slavery in "closed" brothels, from which they are not allowed t...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Prostitution: Should it be Criminal Prostitution or also know as the worlds oldest profession is a criminal act almost everywhere inside the United States today. The question is whether it should remain a criminal or not. James Bovard feels that prostitution should be decriminalized for 2 main reasons. First, far too much policeman power is being wasted on prostitution stings and arrests. Se...
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Prostitution essays / Deviance And Prostitution
In sociology, the term deviance refers to all violations of social rules, regardless of their seriousness (Essentials of Sociology 136). Deviance is an individual or organizational behavior that violates societal norms and is usually accompanied by negative reactions from others. According to a sociologist S. Becker, he stated that it is not the act itself that makes an action deviant, but rat...
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Prostitution essays / Whore
Don-Ray WHORE December 7, 2000 Prostitution, a practice in which a person, typically a woman, becomes sexually available to another for a price is the premise of the movie Whore, in which a single mother of one turns to prostitution in order to earn some extra money (McCaghy, p.391). In the movie Whore, the main character “Liz” is the product of unfortunate circumstances and lack o...
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Prostitution essays / Legalizing Prostitution
A comedian asked why is it illegal to sell sex but its okay to gibe it away. A beautician performs a service when she cuts your hair. The service is taxed, and the beautician makes money on the service she provided. The beautician, in performing this service, is doing nothing illegal, and is well within her constitutional rights. So, why then is it illegal for a prostitute to provide a servic...
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Johnny Johnson Logic Legal Prostitution vs. Illegal Prostitution Johnny Johnson It is rather odd to think of how the oldest profession is being found as something of a harmful nature, which must be illegal. But legal prostitution is seen by a rather large number of individuals to have a negative effect on today's society. These are the people who are forcing women into illegal pr...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution 2
Solicited Sex Two consenting adults can have sex, so why is it illegal for two consenting adults to have sex but to have one pay the other. Prostitution should be legal because it would save money and make the live of partakers more safe. The legalization of prostitution would save tax payers money. The average cost, according to San Francisco police department, of an arrest, trial, and inc...
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Prostitution essays / Perspectives On Prostitution
Perspectives on Prostitution Beginning around 1910, many religious and civic organizations in the United States started to develop a nationwide campaign against the immorality of prostitution. Although the government and other organizations may view prostitution as an immoral act, depending on a person s social perspective, he or she may view prostitution as being acceptable in today s society...
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Sex, Prostitution, and the Penal Law As the Bill and Monica drama has shown, sex addiction is not neccessarily what you would think it is. It is often not about the pervert, the exhibitionist, or the pornographer, although it can be. It is about your friendly neighbor down the street who turns out ot be, as everyone learns during the divorce, a hopeless womanizer. For example, a limo driver ...
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Prostitution essays / Prostitution
Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience that prostitution should be legal. Introduction I. Open with Impact: If Ann Landers is for prostitution, then how far out can the notion be? II. Thesis: The legalization of prostitution could help lower taxes, help balance the budget, clean up the streets, combat dangerous street-sex practice, lower the rate of rape, lower organized crime, a...
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Prostitution The legalization of prostitution would be beneficial to America. Since prostitution is a victimless crime we should stop putting so much time, effort, and money into prostitution enforcement and put it towards something more useful. If prostitution were legalized then it would be considered a job. Therefore they would be required to pay taxes. The government could then use the ...

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