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Meridian Magazine: TIME’s Person of the Year 2017 Highlights the Effect of Our Pornified Culture

TIME Magazine has named “The Silence Breakers” their 2017 Person of the Year, after months of some of the most powerful men in our society meeting their downfall following allegations of sexual harassment or assault. The National Center on Sexual Exploitation applauds all of the women and men who have come forward to share their […]

Meridian Magazine

KSFY: Concerns remain over internet freedoms as Senate continues push to end online trafficking Concerns remain over Internet freedoms as Senate continues push to end online trafficking

WASHINGTON (Gray DC) – Lawmakers in Washington are looking for ways to stop online sex trafficking. Senator John Thune (R-SD) is pushing legislation that would hold certain websites accountable if their site hosts trafficking ads. An anti-trafficking advocate says this legislation needs to pass soon before the problem worsens. “They’re making it as easy as buying […]

Communications Decency Act

WFB: Victims, Advocacy Groups Press Wyden to Lift Hold on Anti-Sex Trafficking Bill

More than 100 sex trafficking victims and advocacy groups are asking Sen. Ron Wyden (D., Ore.) to stop trying to block a bipartisan bill that would give families of victims and states the ability to sue websites that allow advertisements selling sex with minors on their platforms. After the Commerce Committee unanimously passed the measure […]

Washington Free Beacon

Communications Decency Act

NewsBusters: Left-Wing Feminist Slams ‘Misogynistic’ Prostitution and the Sex Trade Share

It’s a trend for women’s magazines and online sites to promote porn and herald “sex work” as “empowering” to young women. But that isn’t stopping one feminist journalist from speaking out against prostitution and the sex trade. Last month, Julie Bindel spoke at the National Center for Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) following the recent publication of her book The Pimping of Prostitution: Abolishing […]

Julie Bindel Discusses the Harms of Decriminalization

Issue: Prostitution – Bright Light on the Red Light

What Most Current Sexual Assault Apologies Have in Common

This article appears in full on the Huffington Post As the avalanche of high-profile sexual assault and harassment controversies in Hollywood, the media, and politics continues, a noticeable rhythm has set in: public accusations mount, the man offers a denial or weak apology, and then he fades into the background as soon as the next […]

charlie rose #metoo sexual assault apologies

Issue: Sexual Violence

One News Now: NCOSE to Speaker Ryan: Don’t forget about the porn problem

An organization whose mission is to defend human dignity and oppose sexual exploitation believes House Speaker Paul Ryan may want to add to his agenda on mandatory anti-harassment and anti-discrimination training for members of the House. Over recent decades, there have been ever increasing reports of sexual harassment and abuse, typically by men, with the […]

Issue: Sexual Violence

The Christian Post: Florida on Path to Declare Pornography a ‘Public Health Crisis’

Florida is proposing a resolution to declare pornography a public health crisis given its ties to human trafficking and domestic violence. The resolution, which is being proposed in both houses of the Florida state legislature, says pornography is “creating a public health crisis” that is contributing to the hypersexualization of children and teenagers. The resolution warns […]

Issue: Pornography Harms

The Spectrum: Pornography and Human Trafficking

The Just Jesus. Adventist Campus Ministries featured a speaker on the link between pornography and human sex trafficking at the McGovern Event Center Nov. 16. Haley Halverson, vice president of Advocacy and Outreach for the National Center on Sexual Exploitation in Washington D.C., offered students and community members a new perspective on the subject.  “I’m not […]

Issue: Sex Trafficking

Daily News: Youth learn safe Internet use

Conventional wisdom states that people learn what they see. Additionally, impressionable people like youth are greatly influenced by peers. Now here’s the break from conventional wisdom — peer pressure is actually proving to be a reasonable means for ensuring safe Internet use and respect for all students. That’s according to Circle of Nations School in […]

Daily News

Issue: Pornography Harms

Daily News: Link hard to ignore in illicit industries

It’s been called a crime of the shadows. More information continues to be available, but the public often isn’t ready to comprehend or talk openly. Despite this, residents from as near as Fargo are calling it a real issue in their city. The issue is human trafficking, in particular sex trafficking. Sex trafficking is most […]

Daily News

Issue: Pornography Harms

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