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Arkansas Declares A Public Health Crisis

Arkansas has become the third state to pass a resolution deeming pornography a “public health crisis” of “epidemic” proportions. Similar to resolutions passed in Utah and South Dakota, the Arkansas resolution passed unanimously. Representatives stood in agreement that pornography, specifically online porn, is responsible for a host of social problems relating to sexuality and sexual […]

Twitter Takes a Stand

After being a host for revenge pornography, child pornography and sexual harassment, social media giant Twitter has blocked a number of pornographic search terms from its “photo” and “video” sections. An article by the National Center on Sexual Exploitation claimed that Twitter’s reform is important because “pornography is inherently tied to cyber-based sexual harassment, whether in the form […]

Amazon Offering Hugh Hefner Series

Amazon Prime Video has released plans to reveal a new Amazon original series about the Playboy empire of Hugh Hefner. “We are excited to bring Prime members the untold story of Mr. Hefner’s remarkable life and his contributions to modern American history,” Conrad Riggs, head of programming at Amazon Studios told Variety. There is no […]

Parents Beware of Roblox

  A new game, Roblox, is gaining popularity among children ages 8-12. Roblox allows children to “create adventures, play games, role play and learn with their friends.” So what do parents need to be aware of? The game has a chat feature that allows predators to approach children online. It is also possible to use one’s avatar to […]

How to Erase Pornography From Your Brain

Did you know the brain has a “delete button”? There is an old saying in neuroscience: neurons that fire together wire together. This means the more you run a neuro-circuit in your brain, the stronger that circuit becomes. According to an article by Judah Pollack and Olivia Fox Cabana, the ability to learn is about more than […]

How Do You React When Your Child Admits to Watching Porn?

“No parent looks forward to the day their child admits to watching porn for the first time, but such a scenario is inevitable today,” John Fort wrote in a recent article. The article, entitled How to React the First Time Your Child Admits to Watching Porn, helps parents plan their initial reaction and their conversation […]

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition: A $1 Billion Dollar Industry

According to Business Insider, the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition has become the single best-selling issue in Time Inc.’s magazine franchise. The January issue alone has become a $1 billion dollar industry and accounts for nearly 10 percent of Sports Illustrated’s overall revenue. What does this say about our society? Do we equate the value and success of […]

North America Begins Addressing Public Health Crisis

Shortly after Canadian parliament members voted to recognize pornography as a public health crisis in December 2016, state legislatures within the United States began to step forward. Legislatures in Utah voted recognizing pornography as a public health crisis and South Dakota legislators followed suit voting unanimously to recognize pornography as a public health crisis. The South Dakota […]

SEX CAFE TO OPEN IN GREAT BRITAIN

Great Britain will soon be home to a new type of exploitative business in which customers can pay for oral sex along with their cappuccino. The company’s website explains that each visitor to the coffee shop is given an iPad where they not only select their beverage of choice but also scroll through a catalog of women, […]

Warn Your Children

50 Shades Darker opens in movie theaters across the country next week. This movie, based on the 50 Shades of Grey book trilogy, tells the story of fictional lovers Anastasia Steele and Christian Grey. Parents be aware; this is not your typical fairy-tale romance. The film 50 Shades Darker paints a distorted, dangerous image of love. Not […]