Saturday, June 2, 2018

Happy International Whores' Day (June 2)

Benny Hill; Crystal Quintero, Ashley Wells, Seth Auberon, Bela (eds.), Wisdom Quarterly
I work hard for the money, but I was just doing it for Hollywood suits, so it doesn't count.
International Whores' Day (WQ wiki edit) "International Sex Workers Day" on June 2 of each year honors sex workers (aka "whores").

It aims to recognize these entrepreneurs, independent contractors, and some drug-addled skanks and their often exploited working conditions.

The event commemorates the occupation of Église Saint-Nizier in Lyon, France, by more than 100 sex workers on June 2, 1975 to draw attention to their inhumane working conditions. It has been celebrated annually since 1976.

Help support sex worker rights (WQ).
In German, it is known as Hurentag ("Whore's Day").

In Spanish-speaking countries, it is the Día Internacional de la Trabajadora Sexual, the "International Day of the Sex Worker."

(The Spanish word trabajadora is feminine, recognizing that most sex workers are women though many transsexuals and homosexuals and trafficked children and modern-day slaves are also induced or forced to join the capitalist human flesh trade to survive). More

I dunno nuthin'. I'm a victim of circumstance.
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Jen Law went to school?
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Maya Angelou was a "whore" and pimp?
I love sex. I was giving it away (Getting Off)
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I'm human, not a sex animal!
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