Paid For: My Journey Through Prostitution

Paid For: My Journey Through Prostitution

Rachel Moran


An astonishingly courageous memoir of prostitution and its lingering impact on a woman’s psyche and life.

“The top paintings by way of somebody on prostitution ever, Rachel Moran’s Paid For fuses the memoirist’s lived poignancy with the philosopher’s conceptual sophistication. the result's riveting, compelling, incontestable. most unlikely to place down. This booklet presents all someone must find out about the truth of prostitution in relocating, insightful prose that engages and disposes of each argument ever raised in its favor.” ―Catharine A. MacKinnon, legislation professor, college of Michigan and Harvard University

Born right into a bothered kin, Rachel Moran left domestic on the age of fourteen. Being homeless, she was once pushed into prostitution to outlive. With intelligence and empathy, she describes the exploitation she and others persisted at the streets and within the brothels. Moran additionally speaks to the mental harm inherent to prostitution and the inevitable estrangement from one’s physique. At twenty-two, Moran escaped the intercourse exchange. She has due to the fact develop into a author and an abolitionist activist.

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