Rachel del Guidice

Rachel del Guidice is an intern at NCSE. She is a senior at Franciscan University of Steubenville where she is Communication Arts Major with a concentration in Journalism. She is dedicated to bring about a culture where objectification of both men and women is not tolerated and where all people are appreciated for their character rather than physical appearance or social status.

Articles by Rachel del Guidice

Violence: The Newly Accepted Form of Sexual Expression

Porn addiction is a widespread epidemic. As scientists study this phenomenon, their findings continue to confirm the fact that porn use plays a very definite part in attitudinal and behavioral actions in various situations. One of the ways that pornography influences behavior and attitude is the way people respond in a situation of sexual assault….

Issue: Pornography Harms

Why Cosmo’s Content Matters

“Fun, fearless feminism.” That’s the category that Cosmo Magazine claims their content fits. However, a second glance at this magazine proves the opposite. Cosmo’s written content is sexually explicit. Cosmopolitan Magazine is an erotic tabloid with “Try It Yourself” advice, advertising many dangerous sexual practices that are harmful for anyone attempting them, but especially for the…

2015 Dirty Dozen List

Sex Site Backpage.com Scrutiny “Long Overdue”

A recent Boston murder is waking the country up to the dangerous and demeaning sex services offered on the popular site Backpage.com. The Boston Globe reported on July 7th that two men, Epshod Jeune, 24, of Burlington, and Derrell Fisher, 21, of Roxbury, have been charged in connection with the murder of 34-year-old Sanisha Johnson….

What the Media Wouldn’t Have You Believe: How Porn Steals Men’s Sex Lives

Pro-porn advocates claim that pornography is good for men because it provides a quick, convenient physical and emotional release. What many people do not know, and what many advertisers would have you be in the dark about, is that pornography use can actually disable men from having real sex with their spouse. Porn takes exactly…

Issue: Pornography Harms

Public Health Crisis: Porn Addiction is Hijacking Your Brain

A brain that is wired to seek out physical and psychological satisfaction from viewing pornography will be stimulated even when coming into contacted with something associated with that behavior.

Issue: Pornography Harms