NewYorkTimes   4676

« earlier    

NYT, sheesh
Subject-verb disagreement in Dwight Garner’s review of Wendell Berry’s What I Stand On: The Collected Essays.
NewYorkTimes  sheesh 
20 days ago by M.Leddy
It’s Not About Sex | by Molly Crabapple | The New York Review of Books
Instead, the authors suggest decriminalization, which is practiced in New Zealand and New South Wales, Australia. Complete decriminalization—or the removal of criminal penalties for both buying and selling sex—is the unanimous preference of the global sex workers’ rights movement, as well as Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, and the World Health Organization. Unlike legalization, it doesn’t impose a regime of permits and laws that need to be enforced; instead, it takes police out of prostitutes’ lives and workplaces. By removing the fear of surveillance, raids, and arrest, decriminalization lets prostitutes work in the conditions that best suit them, and allows them to collectively organize for their rights. In a study commissioned by the New Zealand Ministry of Justice, 96 percent of street-based sex workers said they felt they had legal rights. New Zealand is no utopia—migrant sex workers are still criminalized, social welfare programs are still underfunded. But, says one sex worker there, decriminalization “changed the whole street, it’s changed everything. So it was worth it.”
prostitution  regulations  NewYorkTimes 
4 weeks ago by HispanicPundit

« earlier    

related tags

2017  2018  2019  2019back  2104  3063  3193  a.i.  academia  activism  addiction  advertising  albums  alcohol  anderson  antiharassment  art  article  artz  asia  audience  aviation+transportation  bail  baltimore  barrwilliam  bayarea  bds  bdsmovement  bergh  billboard  bjarnadóttir  blacklivesmatter  books  brain  brazil  business  buzzfeed  cable  cabrera  canarymission  cars  celebrity  chamorro-premuzic  china  civil-rights-movement  climate-change  clothing  cnn  college  collusion  colonialism  comedy  communism  commute  congress  constitution  content  cooking  copyright  corporations  corruption  crime  culture  data  datavisualisation  dataviz  death  dejanasz  democracy  democrats  development  dezso  dictionary  digital  disaster  documentaries  drugs  dystopia  economics  education  election  energy  entrepreneurialyou  environment  esports  ethics  europe  facebook  facial-recognition  falseantisemitism  fashion  festivals  food  fossilfuels  france  friends  generation  gentrification  gibney  goodall  google  gospel  government  graphics  gumbo  harris  hbpsnews  hbr.org  hbr  hbspnews  health  heroin  history  hok  housing  howtoimprove  hungary  immigration  income-inequality  indispensable  intellectual-property  interference  internet_culture  interviews  investigation  investing  iran  iraqwar  isaelycharacterassassination  israel  italy  jazz  jazzfest  jillabramson  jobs  journalism  judaism  judges  julyaugust2015  julyaugust2018  kukluxklan  language  latin-music  latinamerica  law  leonhardt  lerchenmueller  loans  local  longreads  louisiana  malhorta  mardigras  marijuana  martinlutherking  martinlutherkingriversidechurch  masters  media  medicine  meme_culture  mental-health  mental-illness  mexico  michellealexander  middleeast  milan  mobile  money  muckreads  muellerrobert  museums  music-business  music-history  music  national  nativeamericans  neuroscience  neverstoplearning  newengland  neworleans  news  newyork  newyorkcity  newyorktimes  newyorktimesisrael/palestine  nightclubs  nyt  nytimes  obituary  oil/gas  op-ed  opiates  oswald  ovr  ownership  painting  palestine  paris  philosophy  photography  piano  poetry  polar-vortex  polar  police  politics  pop  poverty  predictionmachines  press  printing_press  prison  privacy  profile  prohibition  prostitution  psychology  puertorico  race  racism  radio  rail  rap  rashad  regressive  regulations  religion  report  restaurants  ross  russia  school  science-studies  science  sculpture  sheesh  soccer  socialism  software  solar  sorenson  sports  steelechristopher  stock-market  subsidies  taxes  technology  teenagers  television  terrorism  theexperienceeconomy  thenewyorktimes  thetruth  thetruthislocal  thetruthisworthit  trade  transportation  travel  trumpdonald  truth  tuition  turkey  twitter  uae  uber  undersea  unistoten  unitedstates  university  usa  vaping  vice  video-games  video  vortex  vox  war  washingtonpost  water  wealth  wmd  wmf  women  writing  youtube 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: