The Rabbi and the Centerfold, Part 2

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SB: Okay, theory number two. The second theory again in nudity and pornography is this: You know, in the American South for 400 years there were black slaves. And after a while, when people are conditioned generation after generation to enslaving others, when a white man looked at a black man, he didn't even see a person. What he saw was a walking bale of cotton. He didn't see a human being with their own ambitions, their own dreams, their own pain, their own laughter. What he saw was someone who can get my work done.

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So slavery is a dehumanizing process that robs and strips people of their humanity and their dignity. The argument goes that pornography is similar insofar as it teaches men not to see a woman but to see the walking satisfaction of their sex drive. This isn't a woman who has her own person, who is an end. This isn't someone with her own dreams, her own mind, her own heart, this is rather someone who is there to excite me. . It's dehumanizing and it strips them of their human dignity, making them means instead of ends...

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