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Working in the interactive sector of the global pornography industry

Working in the interactive sector of the global pornography industry.

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Linda Pressly

BBC News, Bucharest

In Romania, thousands of women work as "cam-girls", earning money by undressing and talking to clients on the other side of the world.

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Are Pornographers Anti-Sex?

Melissa Raphael explains why she sees pornographers as anti-sex.

Melissa Raphael argues that if people are shocked by contemporary pornography it's not because they are prudes but because, on the contrary, they actually enjoy sex. Pornography, she says, gets its thrill not from sex itself, which it finds monotonous, even disgusting, but from its own acts of transgression. Ironically, she argues, "while pornography has intensified its onslaught against sex, religious attitudes to sex have got ever more celebratory". Producer: Sheila Cook.