If the consumer knew for an absolute certainty that this pornography was made free of exploitation, would watching it still be harmful?
Articles from "Sex Trafficking"
Giannini, mother of two, not only filmed herself sexually abusing the teenage girl but uploaded the content to free porn sites—including PornHub.
“No one has any idea of how little help there is for the victims of revenge porn, rape porn, and my situation of private images getting onto porn sites.”
It might surprise you to learn that nonconsensual porn is not uncommon. But are porn sites doing all they can to prevent and remove it? Spoiler alert: no. Here’s what our investigation found.
The problem is simple: porn hurts people—it doesn’t help them—and has well-documented harmful effects, including being inextricably tied to sex trafficking.
Often, sexual images taken by a young person and sent to who they consider a “friend” online, are posted online without their consent.
The secrets within Victoria’s Secret have finally been exposed. Note that this story catches our attention not because we disapprove of the company’s products or ads.
It often begins when a predatory gamer, usually an adult posing as a child or teen, employs built-in game chat features to talk with underage players.
We must talk about the way that violent materials depicting the abuse of women and teenage girls are becoming the norm. Actually not the norm, the goal.
According to the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), about one-third of the vast number of child sex abuse images reported online are originally posted by children themselves.
As our reach continues to grow, we’re debuting one of the biggest resources we’ve ever created. Introducing: FTND’s docuseries, “Brain, Heart, World.”
The reality is, when it comes to the “decision” to enter the commercial sex industry, the issue of choice is not as simple as it might seem.