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The Case for Naming EBSCO Information Services to the 2017 Dirty Dozen List

UPDATE 2/22/17: EBSCO executives contacted NCOSE last night and have shared that they are concerned about the explicit and pornographic content accessible via their database and that they are actively working to develop new algorithms and better filtering systems. While EBSCO remains on the Dirty Dozen List until these improvements have been implemented system-wide and […]

2017 Dirty Dozen List: EBSCO

You Can Tell Roku to Stop Streaming Sexual Exploitation

Roku is a popular streaming service that lets people bring TV, movies, and music into their homes. Unfortunately, this streaming service also facilitates hardcore pornography. Through “private” or “hidden” channel offerings, Roku allows well-known pornography companies to utilize its brand and technology to stream hardcore pornography. Similar companies like Amazon FireTV and Apple TV have remained […]

2017 Dirty Dozen List – MASTER

NCOSE’s Position on “Human Trafficking Prevention Act”

The National Center on Sexual Exploitation does not endorse or support the Human Trafficking Prevention Act (HTPA) also called the Children’s Online Filtering Act. It is not that the ideas in the proposed legislation are without merit, but the bill does not appear to be drafted with careful precision. For example, Section 5, titled, “Duty […]

2017 Dirty Dozen: The Watch List – DOJ – Defend Justice

The New Administration & Combatting Sexploitaiton

EVENT ALERT The National Center on Sexual Exploitation is hosting an online press conference Monday, January 30 at 1:00 PM ET to outline policy recommendations to Congress and the new administration. Watch the press conference on NCOSE’s Facebook page. [UPDATED – Video Uploaded Here.] For the last 7 years, we at NCOSE have worked hard to make sure officials […]

2016 Presidential Candidate Survey on Sexual Exploitation

Amazon Exploitation Alert: Alexa spouting off porn to kids

Many are excited about Amazon’s Alexa, a voice service that acts as a personal assistant. Alexa answers questions, reads audiobooks and the news, reports traffic and weather, provides sports scores and schedules, orders Ubers and pizza, controls your lights, and so much more to help make your life easier and more connected. Sadly, though, a young boy recently asked […]

2017 Dirty Dozen List – MASTER

THE PLEDGE: No Vacancy For Hotel Exploitation

Pornography in hotels not only facilitates harms to the user and their relationships, but it also increased demand for sex trafficking and prostitution. ALL INDIVIDUALS & ORGANIZATIONS ARE INVITED TO TAKE THE PLEDGE TO REFUSE TO PATRONIZE ANY HOTEL OR MOTEL THAT SELLS & PROFITS FROM PORNOGRAPHY. (Name of organization, corporation, individual) oppose(s) all sexual […]

Issue: Pornography Harms

Proof: Sex Trafficking on Backpage

Backpage.com is the leading U.S. website for prostitution advertising, generating nearly 80% of all the online prostitution advertising revenue. Law enforcement officials say trafficked women and children are sold on Backpage daily. The site is even actively opposing laws that make it a felony to advertise sexual services of children. For this reason, NCOSE has […]

2017 Dirty Dozen List – MASTER

Proof our Libraries have a Porn Problem

I got a call a couple of years back from an upset mom who happened to be from my hometown in Colorado. Her young son was exposed to pornography at the library and in response, the librarians said that the American Library Association had recommended to all libraries across the country that they not provide […]

2017 Dirty Dozen: American Library Association

Help Support Utah: Legislators Considering Resolution on Pornography as a Public Health Crisis

A resolution introduced in the Utah State Legislature on Friday seeks to declare pornography a “public health hazard” and urges education and policy change to battle it. We, of course, applaud this effort and hope that similar resolutions will be passed in all states. Here’s our take on this resolution (ACTION STEPS LISTED BELOW!): It is beyond […]

Issue: Pornography Harms

Thank the FBI for Busting 1,500 Child Porn Viewers & Distributors!

The FBI has tracked down an unprecedented number of child porn viewers and distributors! A Dark Web child porn website named “Playpen” has been infiltrated and shut down by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. With more than 215,000 accounts and 11,000 unique visitors each week, the FBI has reported that “Playpen” was “the largest remaining […]

Issue: Child Sexual Exploitation

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