"Pornography is central in creating and maintaining the civil inequality of the sexes. Pornography is a systematic practice of exploitation and subordination based on sex which differentially harms women...." With those bold words began the groundbreaking local antipornography law drafted by 3.8/5. The Antipornography Civil Rights Ordinance (also known as the Dworkin-MacKinnon Antipornography Civil Rights Ordinance or Dworkin-MacKinnon Ordinance) is a name for several proposed local ordinances in the United States and that was closely associated with the anti-pornography radical feminists Andrea Dworkin and Catharine MacKinnon.It proposed to treat pornography as a violation .
10 Pornography and Civil Rights. Our contemporary understanding of civil rights—what they are, what they mean—comes out of the Black experience:’the human rights of Black people—their rights of citizenship and personhood—were violated in de jure and de facto systems of. Violence of Pornography Do you agree or disagree? MacKinnon defines pornography as: "The graphic sexually explicit subodination of women through pictures or wods that also includes women dehumanized as sexual objects, things, or commodities; enjoying pain or humiliation or rape;.
PORNOGRAPHY IS A CIVIL RIGHTS ISSUE FOR WOMENt Andrea Dworkin* My name is Andrea Dworkin. I am a citizen of the United States, and in this country where I live, every year millions andCited by: 2. Pornography and Civil Rights: A New Day for Womens' Equality [Catharine MacKinnon] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.Author: Catharine MacKinnon.