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Defending the right to watch violent porn – how can that be justice for April Jones?

Enough excuses, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara. Violent porn must be banned.

Filed in: India Sexual Politics

The art of being a good Indian woman

Yamuna Matheswaran ‘listens in’ to what her country is saying about women’s place in society.

Filed in: India Sexual Politics

TV's transgender trendsetter

How Padmini Prakash makes history in India, by Krishna.

Filed in: India Sexual Politics

Justice at last for raped three-year-old

A landmark judgment brings hope for child protection in India, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara. But behind it lies a horror story.

Filed in: India Sexual Politics

Sex workers’ rights must be upheld

Advocates for sex workers are winning in Kenya’s law courts, reports Radar citizen journalist Musa Haron.

Filed in: Human Rights Kenya Sexual Politics

Can porn be ethical?

Porn performer and lecturer Kitty Stryker and feminist writer and activist Louise Pennington go head to head.

Filed in: Sexual Politics

Let's talk about sex in... the Arab world

Shereen El Feki hopes to reclaim the spirit of her ancestors who lived when sex was a pleasure - for both men and women.

Filed in: Middle East Sexual Politics Women

Groan... roll on the sexist ads

Work-horse mothers and models jiggling in Santa-themed underwear. Coco Khan’s holiday wish is for no more misogynist advertising.

Filed in: Equality Men Sexual Politics United Kingdom United States Women

LGBT refugees lack NGO protection

On World Refugee Day, a report argues that refugee organizations around the world are not doing enough to help and protect LGBT migrants.

Filed in: Human Rights Sexual Politics

The Girl Store

Mari Marcel Thekaekara is appalled by the tactics used by a website to raise money for poor Indian children. But do the ends justify the means?

Filed in: India Sexual Politics

Women in India are not asking for it

After an exposé reveals the true thoughts of Indian police officers about rape victims, Mari Marcel Thekaekara says attitudes must change.

Filed in: India Sexual Politics Women

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