Last updated on: 8/22/2007 | Author: ProCon.org

Source Biographies

"Should Prostitution Be Legal?"
Summary of Positions

Pro Not Clearly Pro or Con (NC) Con None Found (?)
I. Individual 110 (42.6%) 21 (8.1%) 93 (36%) 34 (13.2%)
II. Organization 18 (25%) 4 (5.6%) 23 (31.9%) 27 (37.5%)

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I. Individual
- Pro -
Individuals Position
Abramson, Paul R., PhD Pro
Albert, Alexa, MD Pro
Alexander, Priscilla Pro
Almodovar, Norma Jean Pro
Armentano, Paul Pro
Armstrong, Ari Pro
Bass, Alison, MLA Pro
Betteridge, Glenn, LLB Pro
Bindman, Jo Pro
Boutellier, Johannes C. J. Pro
Bovard, James Pro
Bradford, Sue Pro
Brents, Barbara G., PhD Pro
Brock, Rita Nakashima, PhD Pro
Browne, Harry Pro
Bullough, Bonnie, PhD Pro
Bullough, Vern, PhD Pro
Carlson, Tucker Pro
Cauthen, Kenneth, PhD Pro
Colb, Sherry F., JD Pro
Cundiff, Kirby R., PhD Pro
Dalton, Gaye Pro
Davies, Libby Pro
Ditmore, Melissa, PhD Pro
Donovan, Basil, MD Pro
Evans, Hilary Pro
Fairley, Christopher, PhD Pro
Few, Robyn Pro
Fleiss, Heidi Pro
Flint, George Pro
Frank, Marshall Pro
Gardner, Dan, LLB, MA Pro
Garfinkle, Wendy C., MA, MFA Pro
Gaze, Elizabeth, LLM Pro
Glassford, Pelham D. Pro
Godlee, Fiona, MB BChir Pro
Hall-Blanco, Abigail R., PhD Pro
Harcourt, Christine, PhD Pro
Hardaway, Robert M., JD Pro
Healy, Catherine Pro
Hof, Dennis Pro
Hsieh, Diana Pro
Huppin, Mark, PhD, JD Pro
Ince, John, LLB Pro
Ka Hon Chu, Sandra, LLM Pro
Kastoryano, Stephen, PhD Pro
Klinger, Kimberly Pro
Koyama, Emi Pro
Kuo, Lenore, PhD Pro
La Croix, Catherine Pro
Lalu, Vivienne Pro
Landers, Ann Pro
Lee, Laura Pro
Leigh, Carol Pro
Lieseke, Wade Pro
LoCicero, Jeanne, JD Pro
Loebner, Hugh, PhD Pro
Loff, Bebe, PhD Pro
Long, Billy J., PhD Pro
Lopes, Ana, PhD Pro
MacDonald, Margo Pro
Malek, Ninos P., PhD Pro
Maly, Vaclav Pro
Marlowe, Julian Pro
Martin, Keith, MD Pro
McElroy, Wendy Pro
McGinty, Jim, LLB Pro
McNamara, Joseph, DPA Pro
Monet, Veronica Pro
Mulvey-Roberts, Marie, PhD Pro
Murray, Alison J., PhD Pro
Ofer, Udi, JD Pro
Paglia, Camille, PhD Pro
Passion, Mariko Pro
Paulos, John Allen, PhD Pro
Peratis, Kathleen, JD Pro
Pinkerton, Steven D., PhD Pro
Platt Boustan, Leah, PhD Pro
Quan, Tracy Pro
Raymond, Katherine Pro
Reed, Anna Pro
Reid, Melanie Pro
Richards, Amy Pro
Ringdal, Nils Johan Pro
Rio Reichmann, Linda M., JD Pro
Sanders, Teela, DPhil Pro
Sanger, William, MD Pro
Scott, John, PhD Pro
Scott, Valerie Pro
Shrage, Laurie, PhD Pro
Silva Leite, Gabriela Pro
Singer, Peter, MA Pro
Singh, Khushwant Pro
Sloan, Lacey, PhD Pro
Smerconish, Michael, JD Pro
Sprinkle, Annie, PhD Pro
St. James, Margo Pro
Stamper, Norm, PhD Pro
Strathdee, Steffanie, PhD Pro
Symanski, Richard, PhD Pro
Tabash, Edward, JD Pro
Tirelli, Umberto, MD Pro
Turley-Ewart, John, PhD Pro
Vanwesenbeeck, Ine, PhD Pro
Weitzer, Ronald, PhD Pro
Wijers, Marjan, LLM Pro
Winchester, Jessi Pro
Yingwana, Ntokozo Pro
Young, Alan, LLB, LLM Pro
Young, Cathy Pro
- Con -
Individuals Position
Aghatise, Esohe Con
Anthony, Susan B. Con
Arena, Andrew, JD Con
Audet, Élaine Con
Bambenek, John Con
Banyard, Kat Con
Barrows, Jeffrey J., DO Con
Barry, Kathleen, PhD Con
Berg, S.M. Con
Bindel, Julie Con
Bissell, Anne Con
Bratton, William Con
Carrier, Micheline Con
Carter, Jimmy Con
Carter, Vednita Con
Checkley, Dorn Con
Chhabra, Rami Con
Clinton, Hillary, JD Con
Dale, George P., MD Con
Daley, Richard M., JD Con
Dalrymple, Theodore Con
De La Fuente, Ignacio Con
De Santis, Marie Con
Diaz, Manny, JD Con
Dobson, James, PhD Con
Duke, Barrett, PhD Con
Dworkin, Andrea Con
Ekberg, Gunilla Con
Erbe, Bonnie, JD Con
Farley, Melissa, PhD Con
Flores, J. Robert, JD Con
Galbraith, Anna Mary, MD Con
Gavin, Donna Con
Giuliani, Rudy, JD Con
Grieboski, Joseph K., MA Con
Gupta, Ruchira, MA Con
Harlan, John Marshall Con
Harper, Stephen, MA Con
Hoffman, Cecilia Con
Horowitz, Michael, LLB Con
Hotaling, Norma Con
Hughes, Donna M., PhD Con
Jay, Suzanne Con
Jeffreys, Sheila, PhD Con
Kelling, George, PhD Con
Kelly, Liz, PhD Con
Kleine-Brockhoff, Thomas Con
Kornbek, Bodil Con
Layden, Mary Anne, PhD Con
Lederer, Laura J., JD Con
Leidholdt, Dorchen, JD Con
Lloyd, Rachel, MA Con
MacKinnon, Catharine, JD, PhD Con
Mathieson, Ane, MSW Con
Mattar, Mohamed, LLB, SJD Con
Mickelwait, Laila, MPD Con
Miller, JoAnn L., PhD Con
Moran, Rachel Con
Nassif, Tony Con
Nolan, Clare Con
O'Donnell, Bill, MBA Con
Parker, Joseph Con
Paul, John, II Con
Pedigo, Katie, JD Con
Phillips, Melanie Con
Post, Diane, JD Con
Poulin, Richard, PhD Con
Powell, Colin, MBA Con
Quist, Dave Con
Ramos, Norma, JD Con
Ramsey, Charles H. Con
Raymond, Janice, PhD Con
Reagan, Ronald Con
Rybak, Raymond Thomas (aka R.T.) Con
Schmitz, Joseph E., JD Con
Shevchenko, Inna Con
Shiva, Vandana, PhD Con
Sinha, Indrani Con
Smith, Chris Con
Somswasdi, Virada, JD Con
Stark, Christine, MFA Con
Sullivan, Mary, PhD Con
Taylor, Bruce A., JD Con
Thompson, Lisa Con
Vargas, Joe, MA Con
Velchev, Boris, PhD Con
Volkonsky, Anastasia, JD Con
Webb, Wellington, MA Con
Whisnant, Rebecca, PhD Con
Winberg, Margareta Con
Wood, Genevieve Con
Wright, Wendy Con
Zurita, Brenda Con
II. Organization
- Con -
Organizations Position
Breaking Free, Inc. Con
Britain Home Office Con
Chicago Vice Commission Con
Coalition Against Trafficking in Women (CATW) Con
Coalition Against Trafficking in Women Australia (CATWA) Con
Committee of Fifteen Con
Demand Abolition Con
Edmonton Police Services Con
Ipswich Labour Party, UK Con
Minneapolis Police Department Con
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) Con
Peoria Journal Star Con
Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People Con
POPPY Project Con
Realistic, Equal, Active, for Life (REAL) Women of Canada Con
Safer Society Foundation Inc. Con
Saint Paul Police Department Con
San Francisco Chronicle Con
Standing Against Global Exploitation (SAGE) Con
US Department of Justice (DOJ) Con
US Department of State Con
Wichita Police Department Con
Winnipeg Police Service Con
- None Found -
Organizations Position
Agence France-Presse (AFP) ?
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language ?
Associated Press (AP) ?
British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) ?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ?
Encyclopedia of Prostitution and Sex Work ?
Field Institute ?
Harris Interactive Inc. ?
Havocscope ?
Independent (UK) ?
Internet Ancient History Sourcebook ?
Las Vegas Sun ?
Lowell Sun ?
Magellan Research ?
Mainichi Daily News ?
Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary ?
Montana State University at Billings ?
New York Times ?
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) ?
Research 2000 ?
Reuters ?
Rockefeller Archive Center ?
Social Science Research Center (SSRC) ?
Sydney Morning Herald ?
TIME Magazine ?
UNAIDS Inter-Agency Task Team on Gender and HIV/AIDS ?
United Nations (UN) ?