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vegankitchenwench:

vegan-yums:

Loaded Guacamole Tacos / Recipe

OMFG… all the avocado!
Jul 24, 2014 / 1,052 notes

vegankitchenwench:

vegan-yums:

Loaded Guacamole Tacos / Recipe

OMFG… all the avocado!

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Jul 24, 2014 / 13,780 notes

exgynocraticgrrl:

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)

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wildbindi:

Natural Light
Jul 24, 2014 / 3,203 notes

wildbindi:

Natural Light

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natureisthegreatestartist:

Help yourself to some fresh blackberries. They’re luscious, scrumptious, juicy and oh-so-fruity. We picked them in our neighborhood, where they’re growing wild. 
Jul 23, 2014 / 161 notes

natureisthegreatestartist:

Help yourself to some fresh blackberries. They’re luscious, scrumptious, juicy and oh-so-fruity. We picked them in our neighborhood, where they’re growing wild. 

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upclosefromafar:

sequinedserpent:

 

☼⊱☯~ℕirvana~☯⊰☼
Jul 23, 2014 / 2,315 notes

upclosefromafar:

sequinedserpent:

 

☼⊱☯~ℕirvana~☯⊰

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fiftyshadesthemovie:

Tomorrow the Trailer Arrives! #FiftyShades
Jul 23, 2014 / 50,225 notes

fiftyshadesthemovie:

Tomorrow the Trailer Arrives! #FiftyShades

fattributes:

Roasted Beet and Carrot Salad with Beet Green Salsa Verde
Jul 23, 2014 / 310 notes
unamusedsloth:

"CAN’T WE ALL JUST GET ALONG?"
Jul 22, 2014 / 31,698 notes

unamusedsloth:

"CAN’T WE ALL JUST GET ALONG?"

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Jul 22, 2014 / 45,188 notes

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Jul 22, 2014 / 217,024 notes

factota:

bampdeer:

factota:

"i don’t support feminism because i don’t hate men"

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Sure is actually. I believe the term you’re interested in is GENDER EQUALITY.

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