What is a “Real” Woman? Cybersex: The Virtual is Political & Rape is Guilt-Free #feminist.com


Both these images are of virtual females–the woman is stalked in a video game. When Terre des Hommes created Sweetie, a virtual 10-year-old Filipina girl and put the image in internet chat rooms to lure pedophiles, “20,000 people from 71 countries contacted the fake girl asking for sexual performances“.

 Video makers argue that because neither is real, it’s okay to act out violent fantasies. Depressing? Yes. dangerous? Sure.

                                          Watch what children and adults are watching. Talk about how what’s real and harmful can come from what’s manipulated onscreen.


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