Sex Industry The term sex industry conveys :- the large scale of sex markets in general- their capacity to generate income- interrelationships with other large industries and infrastructures- diversity of businesses involved
What is prostitution? The act or practice of engaging in promiscuous sexual relations especially for money.
Where is it legal? Australia Las Vegas Brazil Philippines
Especially… AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS. One of the first countries in the world to recognize voluntary adult prostitution as a normal occupation.
Prostitution policy in Netherlands Rules for brothel to operate: Licensed Must not be a disturbance to neighborhood. Fully equipped (panic button, hot & cold running water). Provide condoms. Protection of workers (physical & mental).
Form of prostitution Source:http://www.minbuza.nl/binaries/content/assets/minbuza/en/import/en/you_and_the_netherlands/about_the_netherlands/ethical_issues/faq-
Causes Business Individual Demand for sex slaves Family & Social Porn industry Problems Massage parlours Psychological mindset (Happy Ending ^_^) of some Brothels men(supporting the Escort Services fantasy) Modeling agency Dating services
Effects Society Individual Diseases (HIV and AIDS) Emotional conflicts Morally corrupted Drug abuse Family conflicts Unwanted pregnancy Prostitution and (leads to abortion) pornography come hand Health problems (eg: in hand infertility) Connection With Human Trafficking/sex Intimacy problems trafficking
Benefits of legalizing prostitution Decreases crime rate Protects the womens health as it encourages annual health checks Reduces street prostitution A form of employment for a country A taxable profession.
Reasons of not legalizing prostituition. Destroys traditional living and values Prevents the increase if sex trafficking Slows down the rise of the sex industry Discourages the habit of men buying women in society