Belle Knox

In the episode, titled "Pornstar’s Requiem," Evie Barnes -- "a slim brunette who could be my sister," said Knox -- is a college
The black-and-gold JPEG invitation arrived in my inbox back in June, miraculously dodging the spam filter. "You and a guest are invited to join us as we celebrate our 40th anniversary." It was from Hustler magazine.
Miriam Weeks, the porn star known as Belle Knox, will see her tuition bill at Duke University jump $15,000 next year. Now
The proceeds go to help Maggie's, a group advocating on behalf of sex workers in Canada. Other items up for grabs include
Raine, like Belle Knox, also mistakenly associates women engaging in activities, specifically selling sex, that objectify
Problems she sees in the porn industry: Successful companies can be callous, cutthroat or sketchy, says Stoya. She objects
Marie is part of the "college girls" category, but this is as far as the truth stretches; the picture beside her sex chat persona is a voluptuous, sultry brunette. The reality is a petite and softly-spoken blonde who seems as far removed from an insatiable, risque vixen as you can get.
Ever since controversial undergrad/Duke porn star Belle Knox announced she’d be headlining her first strip show in NYC on
The sad truth is that both writers at National Review and The Nation share an idealized, fairy-tale conception sex -- though, of course, the details differ -- along with a ruthless impulse to shame and stigmatize the men and women who deviate from their scripts.
I think that I should be able to wear whatever the hell I want without being labeled as a slut. This idea that men cannot control their impulses is archaic and offensive.
It's a soggy spring night, closing in on 10:00, and Duke freshman Miriam Weeks is on the hunt for new panties. Which in someone's
Red and Kate join HuffPost Live to talk about how their professors reacted when they found out the two were strippers.
We assign a cultural significance to sex; it is for procreation and the preservation of the family unit. We are told it is to be cherished and not commodified, but meanwhile sex screams at us from every billboard and TV channel. It seems sex can be used to sell everything except for sex itself.
"There's kind of a misconstrued opinion about what's going on in the adult entertainment world," said Reign. "It's really
Belle Knox (obviously not her real name, but I do wish girls in porn came up with better names that don't sound like names
What action can the porn industry take to empower porn stars suffering (men or women, both during and after their careers) from the negative stereotypes associated with sex work?
"They ranged from 'Oh my God, I can't believe you would do something like that,' to 'Are you on drugs?' Just things they
Students have harassed Knox online with a flood of Facebook and Twitter messages. They have threatened to throw garbage on
Despite my vehement support for Knox, her career and her right to make whatever choices she deems empowering and necessary, the overwhelming emotion I felt was discomfort. It was the least sexy sexual experience I've ever had.
"The thing about porn that most people don't understand is that it juxtaposes this world where women live and where we're