The gap between the promise of civil rights and the real lives of prostitutes is an abyss which swallows up prostituted women.' To speak of prostitution and civil rights in one breath moves the two into one world, at once exposing and narrowing the distance between them.
Catharine A. MacKinnon,
Prostitution and Civil Rights,
Mich. J. Gender & L.
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