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  title={Getting Radical: Feminism, Patriarchy, and the Sexual-Exploitation Industries},
  author={Robert G. Jensen},
The sexual-exploitation industries, including prostitution and pornography, are patriarchal institutions that are inconsistent with dignity, solidarity, and equality. Radical feminism offers a compelling analysis not only for women but also for men striving to be fully human. 

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