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Scarlett Alliance Fails in Bid to Gag Professor – June 2012

The Scarlett Alliance in Tasmania has failed in their campaign to have visiting Professor Sheila Jeffreys banned from speaking at a Staff Seminar at the University of Tasmania Law School and a Public Forum at the Friends Meeting House in Hobart.

“Professor Sheila Jeffreys is from the School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Melbourne and the Public Officer of the Coalition Against Trafficking in Women Australia . CATW International has Category II consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council. Professor Jeffreys is the author of nine books on the history and politics of sexuality including The Idea of Prostitution and The Industrial Vagina: The Political Economy of the Global Sex Trade…”

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