Truth, Justice, and the American Whore

Truth, Justice, and the American Whore

by Siouxsie Q

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ISBN-13: 9780990557159
Publisher: Stone Bridge Press
Publication date: 05/03/2016
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author


Siouxsie Q is the creator and host of the acclaimed podcast The WhoreCast, which showcases the stories, art, and voices of American sex workers. As an active sex worker herself, Siouxsie Q is committed to fighting for sex worker rights and ending exploitation within the industry. Siouxsie Q’s column “The Whore Next Door” regularly appears in the San Francisco Weekly. Fighting for Truth, Justice, and the American Whore is what Siouxsie Q was born to do.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 9

Prologue 11

Act I Origin Stories 13

Confession 15

Ira Glass Interview Podcast with The WhoreCast's Siouxsie Q 26

My First Porno: Or, How I Learned to Stop Trusting Loveline 30

Sugar Baby Blues: A Sex Worker is Born 32

Very Scary Sugar Daddy 34

Monoga-Maybe 38

What to Wear to a Spanking 41

Control Freak: Discovering the Dominatrix Within 43

Act II American Whore 47

So You're Naked on the Internet … Join the Club 49

The Office MILF: Better Living Through Porn 51

Tours of Duty: Porn and Patriotism 53

Kicked Out: Crowdsourcing Shows its Bias 55

Being Yourself: Facebook Gets Personal 57

The Rubber State: Porn Finds the Condom Bill Ill-Fitting 61

Condom Wars: Porn Performers Seeking Choice 64

AIDS Healthcare Foundation Hits a New Low 66

Intimacy and the Law 68

Don't Blame Pretty Woman: Big Mistake. Big. Huge. 72

#YESALLSEXWORKERS: Feminist Organizations Shouldn't Leave Sex Workers Behind in the Fight Against Misogyny 74

Ashley Madison 76

The Ethical John: Fair-Trade Sex is Hard to Find 79

Traffic Jam: Sex Workers Take Sides in the Sex Trafficking Debate 82

Exploited Again; Senate Bill 178 Benefits Cops, Not Sex-Trafficking Victims 84

Sex, Lies, and 8 Minutes: Reality TV Rip-Off 86

Her Dresses Stop Traffic 90

Red Alert: The Feds Shut Down an Escort Sire 92

Sex Work Appeal 95

Amnesty Does Good 97

What the Rentboy.com Scandal Means for Sex Workers 102

Forgotten Victims: Remembering Slain Sex Workers 103

Another Vow to Keep: Beyond Marriage Equality 105

Intermission 109

Queer Cosmo: Sex Quizzes for the Perverse 111

Muggle Manners 114

6 Things I've Learned from Sex (Work): Advice for Fornicators 116

The Six Essential Rules for Dating a Porn Star 119

Act III The Geek Shall Inherit the Earth 123

What We Talk About When We Talk About Sex Workers in Silicon Valley 125

Epic Boners: The Joy of Alternative Comics 130

Robolover: Fucking Technology 132

Loving Leia: Slave Girl, Senator, Badass 135

Winter is Coming on Your Face: The Art of Porn Parody 137

Rage of Thrones: HBO Hit Has Serious Rape Problem 139

Reddit Revolt: Internet Creepshot 141

The Princess and the Whore: Heavy Breathing in the Magic Kingdom 145

50 Shades of Disney 147

Act IV How San Francisco Broke My Heart 151

Do Your Part for Public Sex: Have Some 153

Ask First, Spank Later: Caring for Your Leathers 155

And the Winner Is: Miss Kinky America 157

Women's Wrestling League: Secret Underground Sex Clubs 159

Gangbang Star: Turning Knotty Fantasy into Reality 161

Dream of the Nineties: Café con Lechery 164

Peter Pansexual: Adult Kids Do the Damnedest Things 166

Femme Defense 168

Lust4Lyfe 170

Mission Impossible?: Sex on the Move 174

Just Business: Oakland Ups Its Eviction Game 176

California's Lieutenant Governor Might Ruin This Lesbian Bar 178

This Old Sex Dungeon: Queer S.E is Vanishing 182

Act V Happy Ending 185

Stadium Affair: Polyamory and Professional Sports 187

Wedded Kink: Ball and Chains 189

Young Lady Love: Even Women Can't Figure Out Women 191

Chains of Love: Delightful Domination 193

Love as a Trio: Polyamory on the Road 197

The Whore Next Door's Bachetorette Party 199

Logical Family 201

Fin 205

Epilogue 207

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