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1,000 Students at Notre Dame Request University President Install Filters to Block Pornography, Cite Human Rights Issue

80 male students penned an op-ed yesterday, now going viral, requesting that the university filter its wifi and submitted a petition to the president for over 1,000 signatures from current and recently graduated students and faculty. In “The Men of Notre Dame Request a Porn Filter,” the students make a powerful case for why the…

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Parents File Lawsuit Against EBSCO for Porn in K12 Databases

The Thomas More Society filed suit on October 10, 2018 against EBSCO Information Systems and the Colorado Library Consortium on October 10, 2018 over their involvement in providing sexually explicit material in K-12 databases despite complaints by concerned parents and groups. Read the lawsuit here.   PRESS STATEMENT BY THE THOMAS MORE SOCIETY Pornography Hidden…

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Denver Post: Parent group sues Colorado Library Consortium over EBSCO database it alleges gives kids access to pornography

Excerpt from Denber Post Article By MONTE WHALEY, October 10, 2018 Parent group sues Colorado Library Consortium over database it alleges gives kids access to pornography   Drew Paterson remembers when he and his wife realized their middle school daughter’s online school account in the Cherry Creek School District was linked to raw, unfiltered pornography. “She calls…

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Cherry Creek schools ditches EBSCO student database after prolonged complaints about accessible porn

Excerpt of Sentinel Colorado News Article By GRANT STRINGER, September 14, 2018 Cherry Creek schools ditches EBSCO student database after prolonged complaints about accessible porn AURORA | The Cherry Creek School District is switching research databases after two years of allegations from some parents that the databases contained pornography. Cherry Creek schools spokesperson Abbe Smith said students…

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Join Our #BackToSchool Campaign on Twitter

Our Back to School Campaign is raising awareness about inadequate or non-existent filters in schools, which often expose children to pornography. The campaign outlines various actions you can take to become education about the issue and demand change. You can learn more about our campaign here. One way that you can make a difference is…

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Back to School: Back to Safety?

As summer comes to a close and families prepare to send their children back to school, many of them are unaware of the potential threats lurking on school and library computers. While technology has expanded the educational possibilities in the classroom, it has also introduced a lethal enemy: online pornography. Recently, many cases of children…

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Child-on-Child Sexual Abuse in K-12 Schools: Why We Need To Do More #MeTooK12

Schools are supposed to be safe environments for children and the community to come together to pursue education and character development. However, there is a very dark secret taking place in K-12 schools today. Child-on-child sexual abuse is a horrific, increasingly prevalent problem in our nation’s primary schools. According to a study done by AP,…

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LA City Council Members Address High Rates of Porn Use in Public Libraries

Public libraries should be spaces that enable people of all ages to embrace knowledge and discover new ideas without the fear of accidentally being exposed to graphic material. Unfortunately, the family friendly environment of Los Angeles libraries is being threatened by high rates of pornography viewing on their public computers. A report recently published by…

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Google Just Made a Major Improvement for WiFi Filtering

We are encouraged to report that Google has made significant strides in providing families and individuals with better ways to avoid pornographic material online! Google has made a more public push to inform its users of online safety and digital wellness tools the company provides, including its ability to filter out pornography for home WiFi if you…

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How One Family Is Taking A Stand Against Pornography and Sexual Exploitation in America’s Schools

Guest Post By Robin Paterson The truth is so shocking and unbelievable that many people do just that: they don’t believe it. But, as the parents of a middle school child, we discovered porn in the school sponsored digital databases last year. We discovered, quite by accident, while perusing articles on “grade 7 biology”, that…

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