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The Effects of Pornography on Individuals, Marriage, Family and Community (Research)


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Abstract: Pornography is a visual representation of sexuality which distorts an individual’s concept of the nature of conjugal relations. This, in turn, alters both sexual attitudes and behavior. It is a major threat to marriage, to family, to children and to individual happiness. In undermining marriage it is one of the factors in undermining social […]

Pastors Say Porn a Big Problem Among Members (News)

Posted on November 10, 2011, in Family, Men, News, Societal, Women

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Baptist Press Nov. 10, 2011 by David Roach NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP) — Most pastors believe pornography has adversely impacted the lives of their church members, but almost half cannot estimate what percentage of their congregation views porn. That is the finding of a newly released survey by LifeWay Research of 1,000 American Protestant pastors. When […]

First in Print: Fighting Pornography (News)


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by Mike McManus Coldwater, Mich. —When Pat Trueman led the fight against obscenity for the Reagan and Bush I administrations, there were 120 convictions in five years. “All major pornographers were put out of business or put in jail,” he told the Maryland Coalition Against Pornography recently. However, there has not been any prosecution for […]

Upset over ‘pornification’ of America (Opinion)


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I finally found a word I’ve needed for some time now. It’s a word I wanted whenever I saw pictures on Facebook of young females striking the same robotic sexualized pose. It’s a word I wanted when sampling prime-time television programs and hearing male and female anatomy used as punch lines. It’s a word I […]

Club Warns About Dangers of Pornography (News)


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by Piper Blotter James Swink, Cache County district attorney, told students Thursday it’s important to talk about crimes related to pornography. Members of USU’s chapter of an anti-pornography group called Fight the New Drug asked attorney James Swink to speak at its first event, called “Fight Night.” Swink spoke about crimes connected to pornography. He said the most serious of these crimes pertain […]

Child Pornography's Often Forgotten Victims (Opinion)

Posted on November 7, 2011, in Family, Marriage, Men, Opinion, Pornography Laws, Societal

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They are seen as social lepers but still loved by their spouses and parents. What these husbands and sons have done is considered criminal and reprehensible: collecting and viewing pornographic images of children. The illegal behavior is almost unfathomable for their relatives to comprehend. Offenders often end up in federal prison, while their loved ones […]

Baltimore video incident exposes lax attitudes towards porn (News)

Posted on November 7, 2011, in Children, Family, Internet, News, Pornography Laws, Sexual Violence, Teens

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Baltimore, Md.,- Lax law enforcement and a society desensitized to pornography may be partly to blame for the widespread “viral” distribution of a pornographic video of two Baltimore 14-year-olds filmed on school property, one expert says. “Widespread availability of pornography has created a voyeuristic society and those who consume porn are used to seeing others […]

Pornography in the Pew – A Christian Woman Tells Her Story (Part Two) (Opinion)

Posted on October 31, 2011, in Addiction, Children, Family, Marriage, Men, Opinion, Psychological, Relationships, Women

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Scene: A young girl sits on her bed, sobbing. Her mother is beside her, stroking her hair and consoling her. “I remember – Sofia was 5. She was so angry with her sister. Her sister had just taken something from her room or something. Rusty was at work, and I was trying to tell her […]

NBC's New Show Idolizes Porn King & Distributor of Obscene Materials (Opinion)

Posted on October 3, 2011, in Addiction, Children, Family, Opinion

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Abstract: Writer Tiffany Leeper, Founder & President of Girls Against Porn & Human Trafficking, writes about the dramatic increase of pornography on television.  “There are those who seek to get our children and culture so addicted to violent video games where prostitutes are raped, burned, and killed, and now major TV networks, who feel like they […]

Morality in Media: "The Playboy Club" TV Show will Fail (Opinion)


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Find article here: http://www.opposingviews.com/i/entertainment/morality-media-playboy-club-tv-show-will-fail Patrick A. Trueman, President of Morality in Media, submits the following: With the debut of NBC’s primetime series “The Playboy Club” this week, the network and parent company, Comcast, is celebrating the boorish and misogynistic behavior so prevalent in Playboy Clubs and the Playboy Magazine from their beginnings. Indeed, the October 2011 […]