TITLE

Red-Light March Against Porn

AUTHOR(S)
Lesh, Cheri
PUB. DATE
January 1979
SOURCE
Lesbian Tide;Jan/Feb79, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on a women's march through the major pornography district of San Francisco, California in November 1978. A march is being held in conjunction with a national conference called "Feminist Perspectives on Pornography." The discussion of pornography from a feminist perspective. There are disagreements on how to resolve the pornography problem.
ACCESSION #
10139959

 

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