The Pros And Cons Of Prostitution

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I am here today to talk about what seems to be the world 's oldest profession: prostitution. In fact, I had a short experience with prostitution that I enjoy. One day, my father and I were on our way home. Walking calmly on the pavement, a shapely lady, well dressed, came out suddenly from nowhere, and seems to head toward us. Suddenly, my father started walking fast as to avoid her. I did not dare to laugh or to ask my father why he was running, but later at school, after asking my teacher, I learnt that this beautiful women was called prostitute, and her job, prostitution. Why was my father running? Perhaps, the beautiful women called prostitute could answer me. I then ask my father to talk with the women, and he told me that I should never in my life try to do so. Why? I did not at that time. But I found out that public opinion sees “Prostitution [as an evil] […] institution […]. It doesn 't matter if it is the 'world 's oldest profession ', it is still wrong.” From such claim, it sound difficult to address the idea of legalizing prostitution or not. Legalizing prostitution appears as a lure to the solution of protection of the women rights. To be clear, legalization of prostitution means encouraging the actions of pimps, traffickers and the sex industry. Writing in the new paper, The New York Times, Rachel Moran, founder of Space International complains that “[…] In Germany, where prostitution was legalized in 2002, the industry has exploded. It is estimated that one
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