“The median age of entry into the sex industry in America is between
12 and 14 years old. And partially because of the use of the word “pimp”
to glorify men in music videos and popular culture, many girls grow up
thinking of a pimp as someone who is cool, rich, and sexy, rather than
someone to be feared.” (Change.org)
This means that one half of all women (people, boys?) entering the sex
“industry”are 13 and YOUNGER.
In a country that professes to be shocked by child abuse.
“Marian Wright Edelman writes that our schools are once again
becoming isolated by race and class.” Which does not look promising
for President Obama’s goals for improving education nationally.
While the Roman Catholic church seeks steadily to avoid responsiility for sex
between men in authority (priests) and boys,
it also declares that Mary was in a state of “perpetual” virginity ( ??? ) – and
viciously attacks the psyches and well being of young girls and women
who step outside its guidelines.
Bauman, Zymunt 44 Letters From the Liquid Modern World ”
‘This liquid modern world of ours cannot keep its shape for long. –
How are we to derive meaningful messages?’ –
a “liquid” modernity: a state of constantly changing circumstances
and shifting priorities that make it difficult for individuals to have
the time or …frames of reference to organize their lives.”