Contrary to What the NY Times May Think and What Playboy TV May Say, Pornography Does Not Promote True ‘Intimacy’

Christian Newswire
November 18, 2011

As reported in yesterday’s NY Times (“Courting women, Playboy TV puts the emphasis on intimacy”) Playboy TV is “putting (some of) its clothes back on” and “shifting from traditional pornography toward a higher quality, female friendly slate of reality shows.” The article also states that while Playboy “insists” that the content on its new “TV for 2” shows “is less identifiable as pornography,” the “channel’s research” indicates that younger women in particular “were not opposed to pornography as along as it had certain attributes.”

Robert Peters, President of Morality in Media had the following comments:

“While there is a difference between soft-core and hard-core pornography, both are still pornography, and what pornography does is sexually arouse and enslave those who view it … “

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