lohrien:

Illustrations by Taeko Ozaki

missmagrathea:

emmatavasci:

 

Porn Actress Exposes Industry: Trafficking in the Porn Industry - The Pink Cross

Elements of Sex Trafficking

Act: Recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of persons;

Means: Threat or use of force, coercion, abduction, fraud, deception, abuse of power or vulnerability, or giving payments or benefits to a person in control of the victim;

Purpose: Prostitution of others, sexual exploitation, forced labor or services, or slavery.

- From the 2000 UN Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, ratified by 154 countries. (x)

[Highlighted elements of sex trafficking in the porn industry connect with the examples Lubben gives in this specific gifset, other elements do occur in the porn industry as well].

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"The federal Trafficking Victims Protection Act defines the crime of human trafficking as:

A. The recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for the purpose of a commercial sex act where such an act is induced by force, fraud, or coercion, or in which the person induced to perform such act has not attained 18 years of age, or

B. The recruitment, harboring, transportation, provision, or obtaining of a person for labor or services, through the use of force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of subjection to involuntary servitude, peonage, debt bondage, or slavery.” - (x)

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… [P]ersons are trafficked into the international sex trade, often by force, fraud, or coercion. The sex industry has rapidly expanded over the past several decades. It involves sexual exploitation of persons, predominantly women and girls, involving activities related to prostitution, pornography, sex tourism, and other commercial sexual services. The low status of women in many parts of the world has contributed to a burgeoning of the trafficking industry. -
The Victims of Trafficking and Violence Prevention Act (TVPA). TVPA combats trafficking in persons, especially into the sex trade, slavery, and involuntary servitude. It has been reauthorized three times since its initial passage: (x)

for all the people who think there’s nothing wrong with porn, here’s another example.

littlemisspaintbrush:

I didn’t want to spam you so I compiled my “10 things to do in Japan” illustrations for Japan Lover Me (website | facebook) in one post! (*≧▽≦)

The lists were researched and listed by Kaila, Kaye, Ashley, and Carly! ♥

*I’ll edit this post when we add more lists! :3

*We’re also going to release a JapanLovin’ Traveller’s e-book soon! :3

[ Sticky: Again, sorry for the lack of posts lately. ;3; April turned out to be the busiest month for me this year.. yet. @A@ (Commissions are still closed, by the way! (except those who reserved long ago) I’ll update you guys soon~ ;-;) ]

hero-ine-s:

Mirion Malle - www.mirionmalle.com

pinkadillydoo:

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what if shinies were considered bad in the wild since it meant they will get killed easier, which would explain why there are so hard to find…

Time And Relative Dimension In Space (by BN-Chan /)It is an old dress, I wore it when I received this wonderful dress on my birthday. I hesitated to posted because it is an outfit made ​​in a hurry just to wear this dress. The worry is that with the heat of the moment, I am not able to wear it for a little while. So I share with you this fangirl outfit! #fanplusfriend #lolita #nerdylolita #DW #DoctorWho #Tardis #TimeLord #bowtie #lita

Time And Relative Dimension In Space (by BN-Chan /)

It is an old dress, I wore it when I received this wonderful dress on my birthday. I hesitated to posted because it is an outfit made ​​in a hurry just to wear this dress. The worry is that with the heat of the moment, I am not able to wear it for a little while. So I share with you this fangirl outfit! #fanplusfriend #lolita #nerdylolita #DW #DoctorWho #Tardis #TimeLord #bowtie #lita

frenchlolitas:

Communauté Lolita de Rhône-Alpes.
Meeting de la Saint Valentin

frenchlolitas:

Communauté Lolita de Rhône-Alpes.

Meeting de la Saint Valentin

sebastienmillon:

"Don’t Work Too Hard Dad"
This has a bit of inspiration from Totoro :)

sebastienmillon:

"Don’t Work Too Hard Dad"

This has a bit of inspiration from Totoro :)

deeralice:

castadiva:

anthro-tro:

Bloody-Queen and Anthropophagie :

Summer coordination. ^o^

This girls are always so cute <3

Cuties <3

octopuscrumpets:

We are claiming our castel and taking over Disney

octopuscrumpets:

We are claiming our castel and taking over Disney

For my birthday, my family gave me this wonderful gift. 
Time Lord JSK - F+F with this broach!
I want to make a better outfits to post a look on a LB.

For my birthday, my family gave me this wonderful gift.

Time Lord JSK - F+F with this broach!

I want to make a better outfits to post a look on a LB.

Time and Relative Dimensions in Space by lace-of-queens featuring POLICE rings ❤ liked on PolyvoreLittle Prince tights from Haenuli Shop / POLICE antique jewelry / 016-1181 ~ 016-1181 / Gothic Lolita Wigs Duchess Collection Black Teal
Hime of Seabed (by BN-Chan /)I repost because I’ve realized that LB had suppressed this. Sorry! Today there was a very important event lolita, which I could not participate. To cheer myself up I decided to wear lolita. A hime outfit I wanted to do for a long time. I love this skirt, it goes with so many different style. #Hime #Himelolita #gothiclolita #lolita #princess #diamond #bodyline #highwaistskirt #cross

Hime of Seabed (by BN-Chan /)

I repost because I’ve realized that LB had suppressed this. Sorry! Today there was a very important event lolita, which I could not participate. To cheer myself up I decided to wear lolita. A hime outfit I wanted to do for a long time. I love this skirt, it goes with so many different style. #Hime #Himelolita #gothiclolita #lolita #princess #diamond #bodyline #highwaistskirt #cross