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Viewing Sexually-Explicit Materials Alone or Together: Associations with Relationship Quality (RESEARCH)

Posted on September 10, 2013, in Family, Relationships, Research

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Title: Viewing Sexually-Explicit Materials Alone or Together: Associations with Relationship Quality
Publication: Archives of Sexual Behavior
Author: Amanda M. Maddox, Galena K. Rhoades, and Howard J. Markman
Date: 12/29/2009

Abstract This study investigated associations between viewing sexually-explicit material (SEM) and relationship functioning in a random sample of 1291 unmarried individuals in romantic relationships. More men (76.8%) than women (31.6%) reported that they viewed SEM on their own, but nearly half of both men and women reported sometimes viewing SEM with their partner (44.8%). Measures […]

Hard-Core Porn: The Cancer of Marriage (OPINION)

Posted on September 18, 2012, in Family, Marriage, Opinion

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Find full article here: http://divorcereform.us/hard-core-porn-the-cancer-of-marriage/ By Mike McManus 9/5/12 Hard-core pornography is a contributing factor in more than half of all divorces. It is also addicting our youth, distorting their values, and rendering many young men sexually dysfunctional. Believe it or not, “Current federal obscenity laws not only prohibit distribution of hardcore pornography on the […]

Internet porn stats: should parents be concerned? (News)

Posted on December 22, 2011, in Children, Family, Internet, News

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Sync-blog By Rhonda Callow June 3, 2010 An infographic called “The Stats on Internet Pornography” offers up some surprising – and some expected – results. Should parents be keeping a closer eye on their children’s internet use, or is it inevitable: kids want to see porn just as much as adults do? A recent infographic […]

Pornography—or Persons as Objects (Opinion)

Posted on December 7, 2011, in Family, Marriage, Men, Opinion, Relationships, Societal, Women

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CatholicCulture.org By Dr. Jeff Mirus December 06, 2011 Did you know that more than 80% of all pornographic web pages originate in the United States? As with so many other things, we Americans are the chief exporters of pornography to the world. One could make a powerful foreign policy case against pornography, as it is […]

Pornography's Effects on Adults and Children (Research)


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by Victor B. Cline, PhD (c) 2002   Abstract: Whether pornography has any significant harmful effects on consumers continues to be a controversial issue, not only for average citizens but also for behavioral scientists. Some social commentators claim that pornography is mainly a form of entertainment, possibly educational, sometimes sexually arousing, but essentially harmless. Or, […]

Pornography Hurts Relationships, Employment and Well-Being (News)

Posted on November 29, 2011, in Family, Marriage, Men, News, Psychological, Relationships, Women

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Deseret News By Sarah Jane Weaver May 8, 2011 The consumption of pornography “breaks hearts,” said Mark H. Willes , president and CEO of Deseret Management Corporation. Offering the keynote address at the 10th annual Conference on “Protecting Children and Families from Pornography and other Harmful Materials,” Willes said popular culture teaches that pornography is […]

Rescuing Sex from Porn (News)

Posted on November 23, 2011, in Family, News, Societal

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ABC Religion and Ethics by Clive Hamilton Sept. 20, 2011 In June this year Hugh Hefner opened a new Playboy Club in London. When asked about the feminist demonstrators outside, Hefner said: “Playboy and the Playboy Clubs were the end of sexism.” The sad thing about this statement is that Hefner probably believes it. Hefner is […]

The Pornography Pandemic (Opinion)


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Knights of Columbus by Patrick Trueman October 28, 2011 Catholics have a duty to fight against pornography and its devastating spiritual and societal consequences. In a conversation with a priest in my diocese, I shared my spiritual director’s report that every other confession he hears from men involves the sin of pornography. The pastor’s response […]

Utah Faith Leaders Battle the Hidden Sin: Porn addiction (Opinion)


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The Salt Lake Tribune Nov. 14, 2011 by PEGGY FLETCHER STACK For years, the Rev. Bernie Anderson carried with him a shameful secret — one he feared would destroy his marriage, his career, his standing in the community, even his spiritual identity. He was addicted to pornography. And, like many others facing a similar struggle, the […]

Pushback on CEO’s Porn on Planes Proposal (News)

Posted on November 10, 2011, in Children, Family, News, Pornography Laws, Societal

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ABC News November 10, 2011 by Lisa Stark An anti-pornography group is now taking aim at Ryanair, whose CEO has proposed a new app for smart phones that would allow passengers to watch racy material in the comfort of their aisle seat. The group, Morality in Media, today called on U.S. citizens and pro-family organizations […]