pimps and hos

On the heels of the Spitzer and “Kristen” scandal, NY Times op-ed columnist Nicholas Kristof reminds of the brutality faced by most “street” prostitutes, many of whom are young girls of color.


About jennifer williams

Jennifer D. Williams is a writer and professor of English and Women's and Gender Studies. She has published in academic journals and online at Ms.blog, PopMatters, among other sites. Jennifer is currently working on a book that looks at black women's urban literature between the Depression and the civil rights era.

2 responses to “pimps and hos

  1. Hello there,I wrote a post on May 17, 2008 about prostitution. The post was titled, “THE ROSE THAT GREW FROM CONCRETE” and it is based on the poem by Tupac Shakur in his book of poetry of the same name.Peace, blessings and DUNAMIS!Lisa<>http://blackwomenblowthetrumpet.blogspot.com<>

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