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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 […]

Clergy, Too, Battle Porn Addiction — Often Alone (News)

Posted on November 28, 2011, in Addiction, Marriage, Men, News, Relationships, Women

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The Huff Post: Religion by Peggy Fletcher Stack Nov. 25, 2011 For years, the Rev. Bernie Anderson carried 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. Like many others facing a similar struggle, the pastor, now […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pornography in the Pew – A Hidden Sin (Part One) (Opinion)

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

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White Ribbon Against Pornography Weeks kicks of Sunday, and with it, comes a renewed push toward increasing awareness and providing solutions. The website pornharms.com has an entire section devoted to WRAP Week, and will air a live webcast Sunday on Internet Safety 101. The site is also giving away copies of Truth Behind The Fantasy of Porn: The […]

The G-Spot: Porn promotes unprotected sex, unrealistic expectations (Opinion)

Posted on September 27, 2011, in Addiction, Children, Internet, Marriage, Men, Opinion, Sexual Violence, Societal, Teens, Women

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Porn may be detrimental to more aspects of your life than just your socks. The fact that pornography is a multi-billion dollar industry is sickening. Frankly, it’s a waste of money on something that most people already have at their fingertips. According to Family Safe Media, $3,075.64 is spent on pornography every second. The Internet, […]