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Over the course of the last few weeks, Harvey Weinstein stories have flooded the news and many individuals are denouncing Weinstein’s alleged actions on social media. As the executive producer of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Spy Kids and Silver Linings Playbook, Weinstein is an influential Hollywood figure whose films have made their way into many American homes. Allegations against

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“The death of Hugh Hefner has elicited tributes of many kinds, including that he was a pioneer who liberated the sexual frustrations of a culture. In reality, his efforts and entrepreneurial pursuits helped enslave generations of both women and men.” – Jim Daly, President of Focus on the Family” Hefner himself was not single-handedly responsible

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According to Shannon Ethridge, anyone, no matter how smart, popular or religious can develop a sexual addiction. In her book Every Young Woman’s Battle Ethridge outlines six facts about women and masturbation: 1. Masturbation is a problem for both men and women. 2. If you are tempted to masturbate, it does not mean that you are a

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The National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCSE) recently released an updated version of Pornography and Public Health: Research Summary. The summary sheds light on the vast amount of neurological, sociological and psychological research about the harms pornography inflicts on the brain, the body and society as a whole. Exposing the depth and overall influence that pornography has

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Results from the “International Sex Survey” revealed how people incorporate and rely on technology to shape their sexual experiences and habits. The international survey conducted by the Kinsey Institute and Clue (an overseas company that promotes using technology to track women’s cycles) revealed 34% of Americans admit to using a mobile app to find sexual partners

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The new Netflix series GLOW, about a women’s wrestling show, is being acclaimed as a feminist ‘send-up of industry sexism’ (Salon), stated WORLD Magazine. Ironically, GLOW feels more like a show about the making of pornography. Ruth, the main character, is a struggling actress in 1980’s Los Angeles who is unable to find work except in the porn industry.

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For parents maneuvering their way through the thick fog of pornography, it can be easy to fall into despair and negativity. Parents can be angry and guilty by the fact that their child has viewed porn while the child too is ashamed and fearful of seeking counsel and healing from his or her parents. However, Protect Young Minds advocates a

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According to an article by the National Center on Sexual Exploitaiton (NCSE), Google lobbyists are blitzing members of the U.S. Congress to stop their efforts to combat online sex trafficking by amending section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA) in the respective bills S. 1693 and H.R. 1865. As currently interpreted by U.S. federal courts, Section 230

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When writer Luke Gilkerson’s wife was eight weeks pregnant, she stumbled upon a conversation about pornography use in an online forum for pregnant women. Gilkerson was confused by the reaction women had towards their husbands increased use of pornography during their wife’s pregnancy. “To some women this was deplorable. To other women this was seen as all

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Imagine you are on a run on a summer morning. Not far into the three miles you intended to run, your body is already aching to stop. Everything feels heavy. The air is much hotter and thicker than you expected. A couple miles from the endpoint, all you want is to snap your fingers and

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