Janice Raymond (Norway)


Janice Raymond was no-platformed from a discussion about the sex industry and the importance of a law against sex purchases by the Norweigian Equality and Anti-discrimination Ombudsman. Professor Raymond was invited to Oslo to be one of the speakers at a debate on sex purchasing on August 28. Professor Raymond (Professor Emerita of Women’s Studies and Medical Ethics at the University of Massachusetts) is one of the foremost researchers in the international sex industry and trafficking of women. (She is the author of the recent Not a Choice, Not a Job: Exposing the Myths about Prostitution and the Global Sex Trade, Spinifex Press.)


See also here.

Pennsylvania (USA)

Pending bill to require consideration of a human trafficking victim’s “gender” (not defined) and “gender identity” (not defined) in the development of a State Plan for the Prevention of Human Trafficking.

Senate Bill 1587.