It is so awesome and wonderful to see people share their stories and help each other. R – Rude; if you don’t know the ways of Swedes, they can be perceived as rude.
This post is being closed now because it has more than 200 comments!!! This is especially true if you believe the man should pay for dates, etc when he is more in dutch / equal paying.
The ‘Swedish model’ – a ban against the purchase but not the sale, of sexual services – is gaining support across Europe.
The criminalisation of the purchase of sexual services targets the demand, the sex-buyer and the prospective sex-buyer.
In the fight to stamp out transactional sex, the Swedes have flipped the prostitution paradigm on its head. Women (or men, for that matter) can sell all the sex they want.
It's only illegal for a man — and it's almost always a man — to pay for it.
"This is really difficult for people around the world to understand," said Olga Persson, the secretary general of the Swedish Association of Women's Shelters and Young Women's Empowerment Centers.
"I can see that in the eyes of people when you talk about it."Persson believes this arrangement protects women, challenges gender stereotypes, and puts society on a path toward reducing violence against women.
Spain's new sex position has been filled by Galician senator and demographics expert Edelmira Barreira who, with Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, will draft a document for "a national strategy of demographic imbalances". Find interesting chat rooms and chat with people that share your interests! Use this IRC search engine to search in channel names and topics of around 500 IRC networks!In a penultimate contribution to the ‘Witness’ series, Ruth Nordström, President of Scandinavian Human Rights Lawyers, discusses the Swedish ban against the purchase of sexual services and its contribution to the fight against trafficking for sexual exploitation.The Swedish ban is considered an important reference point in Europe’s policy approach towards the sex trade.