Articles and Press
Digital Economy Bill
Why the UK’s new laws could destroy queer & female-led porn - Jake Hall, Dazed Digital, 30 November 2016
Insecure, ineffective and dangerous: The reality of the UK's new porn bill - John Lubbock, politics.co.uk, 24 November 2016
What the New British Porn Bill Means for You - Girl on the Net, Vice, 23 November 2016
UK government to ban ‘non-conventional’ sex from porn sites - Dominique Sisley, Dazed Digital, 23 November 2016
The Backlash Kink Olympixxx
Obscene and not heard - The Economist, 22 Oct 2016
Watching your porn - Critics cite privacy concerns as UK considers age verification law for porn sites - David Gilbert, Vice News, 19 Oct 2016
Feminist Pornographers Stage a 'Fisting Volleyball' Protest Outside Parliament - Sirin Kale, Broadly,18 Oct 2016
Lingerie-clad activists want you to know about a law that will change the way you watch porn - Nicole Morley, Metro.co.uk, 18 Oct 2016
These People Are Angry You Might Soon Have To Show ID To Watch Porn Online - Marie Le Conte, Buzzfeed, 17 Oct 2016
A lawyer, MPs and some gimp suits - The Brief, Times Law, 5 Oct 2016
'Backlash Kink Olympixxx' Protest Slated for Oct. 17 in London - Rhett Pardon, XBiz, 4 October 2016
Lawyer backs kinky Olympixxx in call for change in sex laws - Solicitors Journal, 4 Oct 2016
Ofcom appeal win for Dreams of Spanking
THE SEX FILES: Interview with Pandora Blake Part 2 - Ralph Greco, Short 'n' Sweet NYC, 6 October 2016
THE SEX FILES: Interview with Pandora Blake, Part 1 - Ralph Greco, Short 'n' Sweet NYC, 29 September 2016
Pandora Blake Fights Censorship Of Fetish Porn - Lilly O'Donnell, The Establishment, 27 September 2016
Squirting, Spanking, and the Sexist Censorship of UK Porn - Dirge Magazine, 16 June 2016
Pandora Blake Gives Censorship a Spanking - Echobase, 14 June 2016
Ofcom U-turn highlights ‘disarray’ of pornography laws - Jonathan Ames, The Brief, 7 June 2016
Ofcom Reverses ATVOD Decisions on Appeal - Rhett Pardon, XBiz, 7 June 2016
UK pornography laws in ‘disarray’ after website ban lifted - Irish Legal Times, 7 June 2016
The feminist pornographer fighting government censorship - Dominique Sisley, Dazed Digital, 7 June 2016
Pornographer Pandora Blake wins battle, but free speech is losing the war - Jerry Barnett, Sex and Censorship, 7 June 2016
Pandora Blake, la directora de porno ético que ha ganado la batalla a la censura británica - Silvia Laboreo, Playground Magazine, 7 June 2016
Feminist’s spanking website wins censorship fight in the U.K. - Jessica Chasmar, The Washington Times, 6 June 2016
Pandora Blake: DreamsOfSpanking.com Will Relaunch - Rhett Pardon, XBiz, 6 June 2016
Feminist Porn Director Gets Big Spanking Win for Fetish Sites - Sirin Kale, Broadly, 6 June 2016
U.K. pornographer Pandora Blake is back online after lengthy shutdown - Catherine Scott, The Daily Dot, 6 June 2016
Feminist Pornographer Pandora Blake Wins Right To Reinstate Sadomasochism Website - Steven Hopkins, Huffington Post, 6 June 2016
Spanking Website Wins Battle Against British Web Censors - Elizabeth Nolan Brown, Reason, 6 June 2016
Feminist porn director Pandora Blake wins right to reinstate fetish website in landmark ruling - Kashmira Gander, The Independent, 6 June 2016
Feminist pornographer wins right to reinstate sadomasochism website - Damien Gayle, The Guardian, 6 June 2016
Porn labour rights, feminist porn and UK porn censorship
Porn is not “for losers”: Pamela Anderson is wrong to blame it for Anthony Weiner’s sexting scandal - Rachel Kramer Bussell, Salon, 2 September 2016
Spanking, caning and consent play: how feminist porn frees women from shame - Lilly O'Donnell, The Guardian, 25 July 2016
Sex bloggers and erotica fans flock to Bristol for Eroticon Live - Bristol Post, 22 May 2016
Susan Sarandon Should 'Do Her Research' Before Joining Porn Industry - Sputnik News, 18 May 2016
Call It 'Erotica' If You Like, But I Know I Write Porn - Girl on the Net, Huffington Post, 11 March 2016
Women in the porn industry need rights and proper pay, not token gestures - Zahra Zsuzsanna Stardust, The Conversation, 8 March 2016
Emma Watson: Check Out These Alternatives To Mainstream Porn - Kitty Stryker, Harlot Magazine, 5 March 2016
ID checks for porn: Is the U.K. infringing privacy or protecting children?" - Catherine Scott, The Daily Dot, 2 March 2016
No Sex Please, We're British: Pandora Blake Battles UK Censorship - Lauren Wissot, Global Comment, 14 Feb 2016
How can we keep porn performers safe? - Sirin Kale, Dazed, 18 Jan 2016
Meet the kinky, female-friendly porn providers targeted by U.K. censors - The Daily Dot, 4 Jan 2016
Strangulation, face-sitting, spanking banned from British porn - Zee Media Bureau, 14 Dec 2015
How new porn laws are destroying the British adult entertainment industry - Ashitha Nagesh, Metro.co.uk. 13 Dec 2015
UK porn laws a year on: A porn actress and a dominatrix on destroyed businesses and censorship - Kashmira Gander, Independent. 1 December 2015
The secret censorship of online porn - Lux Alptraum, Vice. 25 November 2015
ATVOD: This is how they shut you up - Ian Dunt, Erotic Review. 28 June 2015
Porn and feminism
The new National Theatre show tackling internet pornography - Caroline Criado-Perez, Independent. 2 June 2015
Why labelling porn as a woman's issue is a turn-off - Fiona Sturges, The Independent. 12 March 2015.
Can porn empower women? - Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett, The Guardian. 2 March 2014.
Porn is not sexy - Sam Creighton, Daily Mail. 3 March 2015
Women's Hour watches hardcore porn - Jenn Selby, The Independent. 3 March 2014.
Sponsored caning fundraiser to raise money to fight porn censorship
Meet the new generation of feminist porn producers standing up for spanking - Rebecca Reid, The Telegraph, 4 February 2015.
Meet the British porn star taking a cane to the butt to protest censorship – Frankie Mullin, Vice. 29 January 2015.
Would you sponsor this woman £10 to get caned? – Yvette Caster, Metro. 28 January 2015.
UK Performers Put Arses on the Line to Fight New Porn Regs – Emily Dubberley, Cliterati. 24 January 2015.
Challenging the new AVMS regulations
The problem with banning female ejaculation in porn - Louise Lush, Daily Life. 6 December 2014.
Porn regulation in the UK: It’s not as if we’re hurting anyone (else), say adult performers and producers - Jamie Merrill, The Independent, 5 December 2014.
Bound and gagged - the women urging a repeal of the porn laws - Zoe Williams, The Guardian, 5 December 2014.
Why the UK is banning porn studios from depicting a bunch of sex acts - Dylan Matthews, Vox, 4 December 2014.
Ethical porn, feminist porn and 'porn for women'
Sexo, feminismo y azotes: la activista que inventó el porno ético - Antonio Rodriguez, Playground Magazine, 3 November 2014.
Is there such a thing as ethical porn? - Zoe Williams, The Guardian, 1 November 2014.
In Toronto with the world’s feminist pornographers - BBC News Magazine, Daniel Nasaw, 9 May 2014.
50 Shares of Grey - Martin Daubney, The Sun, 22 March 2014.
Girlfriend-Friendly Porn: Tested! - FHM, February 2014.
How to improve your sex life with porn - Nichi Hodgson, Men's Health magazine, Feb 2014.
Dreams of Spanking constrained by billing regulations
Meet Pandora Blake - England's hottest spanking model and entrepreneur - Jacques Magazine, August 2013.
Pandora Blake and Censorship: Getting Spanked by the Billing Company - Slixa, 27 June 2013.
Pandora Blake Dreams of Spanking – not anti-BDSM foolishness - Violet Blue, 17 June 2013.
Articles by Pandora Blake
Restricting niche porn sites is a disaster for people with marginalised sexualities - The Guardian, 23 November 2016
I criticised the porn laws – and was targeted for censorship - KCL Intersectional Feminist Society, 16 December 2015
Sex workers rights are not up for debate - with Niki Adams, Politics.co.uk, 24 May 2015
Don't ask if porn "empowers" women - instead, ask if your feminism does - New Statesman, 10 March 2015
Can porn empower women? - Medium, 5 March 2015
The woman putting her arse on the line for porn – AFT Magazine, 30 January 2015.
Why I'm getting caned for charity – Eros Blog, 30 January 2015.
How to empower yourself through DIY porn - The Frisky, March 2014.
Spanking For Beginners - ForTheGirls.com, 2011.
Another case where ‘extreme porn’ legislation is used to police morality - Liberal Conspiracy, 7 January 2011.
A view from the bottom - Heresy Corner, 20 February 2009.