The Sex Trafficking Mythology vs. Sex Work, a Discussion of Threadbare and the Global Garment Industry

When you look closely at widely publicized sex trafficking campaigns, you see less facts and more anti-sex, xenophobic mythologies. Not totally dissimilar to the Satanic panics, snuff films and gang/drug related mythologies that came before, sex trafficking, as it’s sold to us in the media, is little fact and a lot of opportunistic propaganda. Not […]

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A Sex Positive Ladies Guide To Strip Club Deportment

For all the sex positive ladies out there who want to party responsibly and support the talents and hustle of their stripper sisters with respect — but aren’t quite sure how to do so — we thought we’d contribute our own joint to the growing genre of strip club deportment literature. For our Slutist-approved guide, we consulted the […]

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How To Talk To A Slut You Just Met, Know, And/Or Love

No matter how far I think we’ve come with sex positive feminisms, I am still baffled by the judgments and unsolicited opinions of individuals and hive minds alike when it comes to non-normative sexualities. I know some of these judgments are misunderstandings that come from personal insecurity and legitimate worry, but I have to say, […]

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March 3 Is International Sex Workers’ Rights Day

International Sex Workers’ Rights Day was created in 2001 by Calcutta based group Durbar Mahila Samanwaya Committee (Unstoppable Women’s Synthesis Committee) to shine an international spotlight on “sex worker activism, resilience, community and strength!” Since then, sex workers and advocates around the world commemorate March 3 as an opportunity to raise awareness about human rights abuses […]

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Shaved Bald: The Politics of Being Outed As A Sex Worker

I’m still not sure to this day why I chose to get my head shaved bald in Midwest winter weather. Nothing, absolutely nothing, feels colder than below zero wind ripping into a freshly shaven scalp for the first time in your young adult life. No, I wasn’t having a quarter life crisis (well…not completely). I […]

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Tina Horn On Sexting, Sex Work, and The Politics Of Pleasure

Writer, feminist pornographer, and sex worker advocate Tina Horn is a perverted polymath. Cutting her teeth in a woman owned and run domme house in San Francisco, Horn harnessed her experiences as a sex worker and porn performer and director to become, in the words of Jiz Lee, “the Neil deGrasse Tyson of a sexual cosmos.” She’s the force behind […]

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November Slut of the Month: Jacq The Stripper

Our first introduction to Jacq The Stripper was through her stark, captivating drawings depicting nightly strip club scenes where dancers dispense wisdom in six-inch heels. “Money rules the world,” reads one memorable installment posted on Instagram. “But you know what rules money? Pussy.” This quote is attributed to “Selena, 29, Kazakhstan,” and shows a curvy brunette with a hard mouth sporting a blue […]

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Conner Habib: Sex, Guys & Videotape

Academic-cum-pornstar Conner Habib is the quintessential skintellectual, writing articles for The Advocate and Slate, reigning over a column on NewNowNext, penning plays, lecturing on Rudolf Steiner and Anthroposophy, and starring in dozens of porn films – all while keeping up a dashingly cheeky Twitter feed. Slutist managed to get a few minutes of his time to discuss sexuality, spirituality, literature, […]

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