Posts By: Malin

Next event September 6th – Art for Fair Sex

During spring we worked with some artists. We are now happy to soon have a unique exhibition at an event in Lagerhuset. The artists contribute with one work each problematizing under the motto of Fair Sex. Matilda Frykberg Ann-Pia Azizuddin Mette Johansen Martina Jakobsson Minka Jakerson Indiekören (The Indie Choir) will make an appearance during… Read more »

What’s your price – another ´grey zone behaviour´?

Before we visited RealStars’ web page, we hadn’t encountered Miss Travels promotion video. When we first saw it, we felt that something wasn’t right. It’s like RealStars’ video response states: if something sounds too good to be true, it probably is. When looking for similar behaviors we found the dating site What’s Your Price which… Read more »

European Football Championship – no to sex trade

The European Football Championship, the excitement, partying and high stakes are over for this time. Increased sex trade and trafficking has once again been observed as a dark side of the championship. The headlines found in Swedish media were primarily about Femen, a Ukrainian feminist protest group who use their bodies as a weapon against… Read more »

Film tip: HUMAN TRAFFICKING

Just like imdb.com describes the film ”Everyday young girls are bought and sold”, it seems fitting to add ”over and over….and over…again” – that is the general plot of the movie. A global, illegal operation where the lives of young women are treated as a piece of meat on the most horrific market you can… Read more »

Fashion that cares 2

We continue with the series about fashion that makes you think. An interesting study from the Swedish fashion city of Borås recently said that purchasing of clothes and shoes had increased with 53 % between 1999-2009. (Speaking of Borås, a big thanks to the fashion designers in photography, design and models who have helped RealStars.)… Read more »

Our video response to Misstravel.com

MissTravel.com video: Our Video Response: RealStars driver kampanjer för Fair Sex, det har ingen missat som följt oss sedan starten 2010. RealStars har som vision att sex ska ske på lika villkor och att alla former av sexövergrepp ska försvinna. Sex trafficking är raka motsatsen till Fair Sex, däremellan finns olika uttryck och utnyttjande som… Read more »

“He’s a John Doe”

RealStars welcome our guest-blogger Sari Vettenranta. Sari has a degree in journalism and is currently focused on criminology. She is adamant that all people should be allowed to live their lives without being oppressed or exposed to systematic abuse. Remember the outcry during spring 2010, when the Minister of Justice Beatrice Ask (M) suggested that… Read more »

Three questions for The Naima Train

RealStars are happy and proud to present Maria Nyström – better known as The Naima Train – one of our two great singers at tomorrow’s event against trafficking. You will be playing a song by Björk at the Club-event for Fair Sex- why did you pick that song? I chose to play the song Cocoon…. Read more »