Prostitution Is A Big Controversy Around The World

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Prostitution is a big controversy around the world. Many debate about whether prostitution should be legalised due to the person being old enough to make the right decisions for themselves and for their body. Many choose this career as a way to make a living because they choose its right to. Others on the other hand do not agree. The opposing side say that prostitution should not be legal due to so much violence and abuse that a prostitute goes through. Many do not choose the lifestyle to become a prostitute, and many are forced into this industry and are even abused. The main reason many people believe that prostitution should be legal, would be because a person should have the rights to chose what they want with their body. On an…show more content…
It violates the right to liberty and security and the prohibition of slavery, of forced labour and of trafficking in persons because millions of women and girls all over the world are held in sexual slavery to meet the demand of ever more millions of male buyers of sex and to generate profits for the capitalists of sex.” (Hoffman,18) That being said the author 's view on prostitution is concerned for the safety of the workers, who suffer through violence and abuse.On a different article “Legalizing Prostitution Increases Human Trafficking” talks about the major setback that prostitution causes. “Every year, approximately 500,000 women who are victims of trafficking are released onto the prostitution market in the countries of Eastern Europe; 75% of the women who are victims of this trafficking are 25 years of age or under, and an indeterminate, but very large, percentage of them are minors. That being said, each day many are abducted and are turned into prostitution without that humans approval. Although many argue that prostitution should not be legal, I believe that prostitution should be legal. Just like any other person who makes up their ,mind to have sex, should also have a
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