About the Podcast
Join the Exodus Cry team as they discuss the most current updates on all aspects of the commercial sex industry, including sex trafficking, prostitution, pornography, and stripping. They'll dive into controversial and often hotly debated topics surrounding global sex industry policy, ideology, gender and sexuality, and even the spiritual aspects of injustice.
Dr. Gail Dines is a professor of sociology and women’s studies at Wheelock College in Boston, an internationally acclaimed speaker, author, and a feminist public intellectual. She is featured in the new documentary out on Netflix, Liberated: The New Sexual Revolution. Her writing and lectures focus on the hypersexualization of the culture and the ways that porn images filter down into mainstream pop culture.Ep. 50: Interview with Don Brewster, Founder of Agape International Missions, Cambodia
In Cambodia, thousands of children are victims of sexual exploitation every year. Svay Pak, a poor fishing village near Cambodia’s capital city of Phnom Penh, is particularly notorious. In this community, children are regularly trafficked from neighboring countries, kidnapped from rural areas, and sold by impoverished family members. But in the midst of this oppression, there is hope. Through Christ-centered rescue and restoration, Don Brewster is proving that lives and communities can be transformed.Ep. 49: Interview with Annie Lobert, Founder of Hookers for Jesus
Annie Lobert is a survivor of more than a decade of sex trafficking. She worked as an exotic dancer and a high-class escort and was prostituted in Hawaii, Minneapolis, and Las Vegas. Annie is an internationally recognized expert and advocate to men and women in the commercial sex industry from her personal experience.Ep. 48: Interview with Dr. Robert Jensen
Robert Jensen is a professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas, a founding board member of the Third Coast Activist Resource Center, and a member of the board of Culture Reframed. Robert is featured in the documentary Liberated: The New Sexual Revolution and his new book, The End of Patriarchy: Radical Feminism for Men, published Spinifex Press offers a critique of the pathology of patriarchy that is at the core of today’s crises.Ep. 47: Interview With Tony Porter
Tony Porter is an author, educator and activist working to advance social justice issues and is featured in the documentary Liberated: The New Sexual Revolution. As the co-founder of A CALL TO MEN, Tony is internationally recognized for his efforts to prevent violence against women while promoting a healthy, respectful manhood. Tony’s 2010 TED Talk has been named by GQ Magazine as one of the “Top 10 TED Talks Every Man Should See.”Ep. 46: Interview With Dr. Harvey Schwartz
Psychologist and author Harvey Schwartz unpacks the dynamics of institutional power and how it can contribute to exploitation. Dr. Schwartz is practicing psychologist and author of Dialogues With Forgotten Voices: Relational Perspectives On Child Abuse Trauma And The Treatment Of Severe Dissociative Disorders.Ep. 45: Masculine Identity
This episode explores how modern pop culture heavily influenced by media figures has socialized boys into a toxic form of masculinity. This problematic “narcissistic male modeling” is part of the larger “porn culture” we find ourselves living in today.Ep. 44: Porn Culture Says Sex is Meaningless
Sex has become something our culture worships, at the same time we have lost all value and reverence for the act itself. Benjamin and Laila talk about how meaningless sex is a foundational part of our modern “porn culture”.