Under what circumstances is it acceptable to simulate non-consensual or violent sex?
Charlie Glickman maps the sexist anti-porn arguments of radical feminist Robert Jensen.
[The phrase “be a man”] is usually connected to one man’s demand that another man be “stronger,” which is traditionally understood as the ability to suppress emotional reactions and channel that energy into controlling situations and establishing dominance. Be a man, then, typically translates as: Surrender your humanity. –Robert Jensen, Getting Off Reversed stupidity is…
This week, on Ozy Is Annoyed At A Radical Feminist… Critique of Porn, ur doin it rong.
Trigger warning for mentions of rape. Moderation Note: In this thread, please refer to the ideas of “Jensen” or “sex-negative feminists,” not the ideas of “feminists” or “the feminist movement.” Sex-positive feminism has been a major force in the feminist movement for several decades now and it’s a bit silly to erase us. I have recently read…
Pornography, Robert Jensen writes, can dramatically decrease a man’s capacity for empathy.