The Myths of Sex Trafficking: A Reader on Law Enforcement and Carceral Feminism

The Myths of Sex Trafficking: A Reader on Law Enforcement and Carceral Feminism

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The Myths of Sex Trafficking: A Reader on Law Enforcement and Carceral Feminism by Isidore et al.

Contents:
1. Introduction
2. Surveillance and the Work of Antitrafficking by Laura Hyun Yi Kang
3. Militarized Humanitarianism Meets Carceral Feminism by Elizabeth Bernstein
4. Evangelical Ecstasy Meets Feminist Fury by Gregory Mitchell

The correlation between global sporting events and sex trafficking is, at best, severely overblown and, at worst, a near total fabrication. It is the product of a discursive alliance between anti- prostitution feminist organizations and sympathetic celebrities like Ashton Kutcher and America Ferrera ... on the left, evangelical Christian donors and lobbyists ... on the right, and a bloated state security sector of police, international security specialists, and legislators scrambling to funnel resources to themselves during an era of austerity and neoliberal reform.