pornocracy


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pornocracy

(pɔːˈnɒkrəsɪ)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) government or domination of government by whores
[C19: from Greek, from pornē a prostitute, harlot + -cracy]
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pornocracy

domination of government by prostitutes, especially in reference to the Roman government in the flrst half of the lOth century.
See also: Politics
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There's surely nothing transgressive left about it in our age of "pornocracy." How to write about desiring women--how to desire women--when whole exploitative economies are now built on precisely that desire?
(13) Known as "Saeculum obscurum" or "pornocracy" for the next thirty years the papacy fell to its lowest ever in history and it took a century until it recovered its previous reputation.
Indeed, the offscreen voice that comments on the proceedings is Breillat's own, presumably reading lines verbatim from her book "Pornocratie" (Pornocracy), on which the pic is based.