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Why aren’t Americans having sex? It’s complicated

A new survey by the University of Chicago has left researchers speculating about why American adults are having less sex... Read more

Facebook uses AI to tackle revenge porn on social media

Facebook has announced that it will begin using AI software to prevent and restrict the distribution of non-consensual sexual material... Read more

Teen on phone.

Age verification to access online porn arriving in UK next month

Next month, the United Kingdom will roll out new online restrictions in an attempt to protect children under the age... Read more

New York state moves closer to banning ‘revenge porn’

Lawmakers in New York have passed a bill to outlaw “revenge porn”— the non-consensual sharing of explicit images of a... Read more

Arizona lawmakers seek to declare porn a public health crisis

An Arizona legislator has introduced a resolution that would declare pornography to be a public health crisis in the state.  Read more

Major Japanese convenience stores ban pornography

Thousands of convenience stores in Japan will stop selling pornographic magazines, a move they say will help create an environment... Read more

Bill to ban revenge porn introduced in Montana

The state of Montana is considering a bill that would criminalize revenge porn - the circulation of nude photos of... Read more

Scarlett Johannson.

Scarlett Johansson: Deepfake pornographers prey on the vulnerable

Scarlett Johansson said recently that online pornographers prey on the vulnerable for profit.  Read more

Starbucks coffee shop.

Starbucks and Tumblr to block porn

Coffee giant Starbucks and microblogging website Tumblr have each announced they will be taking steps to prevent the online access... Read more

Iowa prisoners sue to get their pornography back

Dozens of Iowa inmates have filed a lawsuit challenging a ban on pornography which has affected the state’s prisons in... Read more

New documentary shows individual, societal threat of pornography

The non-profit group Fight the New Drug has released a three-part documentary to raise a greater awareness of the damage... Read more

‘Whispered in the dark’ conference aims to help fight porn

An all-day conference will be hosted in southeast Michigan to expose the problem of pornography and promote resources for those... Read more

Taj Mahal seen from Agra, India.

India blocks 800 websites, reviving 2015 porn ban

After Nepal banned thousands of pornographic websites last month, India has resurrected its internet pornography ban, blocking more than 800... Read more

University of Notre Dame.

Some Fighting Irish are fighting porn

Students at the University of Notre Dame have asked university administrators to block pornography on the university’s wi-fi networks.  Read more

British MPs say porn- like smoking- causes public harm

Members of Parliament challenged the UK government to address sexual harassment of women by restricting sexualized media, especially pornography.  Read more

Nepal says 'no' to online porn

Nepal has introduced a ban on pornography as part of a government initiative to stem the country’s high rate of... Read more

Miss America in the 2018 National Cherry Blossom Parade.

As Miss America cancels swimsuit contest, more Americans approve of porn

While the nation’s largest beauty pageant is proudly covering up in the name of women’s empowerment, Americans increasingly believe pornography... Read more

In an age of #MeToo, women take a ‘second look’ at the sexual revolution

Fifty years after the sexual revolution promised female empowerment through casual sex “without consequences,” scholars are looking into the far-reaching... Read more

A Catholic mom made a big difference in her community – by speaking up

Abriana Chilelli is a Catholic mother of four children who lives in Denver, Colo.  Read more

Exorcism course to study link between porn and demonic influence

An annual exorcism course offered to priests in Rome aims to open the dialogue on what degree of demonic influence... Read more