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The kind of contact prohibited by the standard is contact between skin or mucous membranes and blood or OPIM."
Obviously the porn industry breaks the law every time they create photographs or films where workers come into contact with bodily fluids. This happens every day in the porn industry and this is why many workers are infected with STDs and later develop cancer or other reproductive organ damage.
Other ways the porn industry (aka adult industry) breaks laws is through illegal bodily contact between customers and strippers in strip clubs, prostitution in strip clubs, prostitution in massage parlors, adult book stores where bodily fluids are present, escort agencies where prostitution is occuring, etc... except in the state of Nevada where certain areas are legally designated for prostitution.
Here's one of the best definitions we've read by radical feminist Helen Longino:
"I define pornography as verbal or pictoral explicit representations of sexual behavior that, in the words of the Commission on Obscenity and Pornography, have as a distinguishing characteristic 'the degrading and demeaning portrayal of the role and status of the human female . . . as a mere sexual object to be exploited and manipulated sexually."
We want to take it a step further. If women or men are being viewed as sex objects and it is an intended depicted act of erotic behavior or material to cause sexual arousal in others, it's porn.
Other names for the porn industry:
Adult Industry (although there's nothing adult about porn)
Prostitution (we believe prostitution is a form of pornography as well as a name used for the adult industry.)
Names for adult workers in the porn industry:
Web Cam Girl
Phone Sex Worker
Porn is not glamorous. Get the facts. Get help.
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