Tag Archives: child safety

My Statement on the Debate Tonight and OpeED in The Hill Today

Dear Friends, Are you as excited as I am about the Presidential Debate tonight? I have been sharing with you the great news about how both candidates have committed to support the Children’s Internet Safety Presidential Pledge and I am happy to share with you that today The Hill published my opinion piece, “Trump and …

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Hillary Clinton Promises to Protect Children From Sexual Exploitation Online

HILLARY CLINTON PROMISES TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM SEXUAL EXPLOITATION ONLINE   Supports Goals of The Children’s Internet Safety Presidential Pledge For Immediate Release September 7, 2016 Washington, D.C.–Donna Rice Hughes, CEO/President of Enough Is Enough™  (EIE),whose mission  is making the Internet safer for children and families,  is very encouraged with the response to   The Children’s Internet …

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Donald Trump Pledges to Protect Children From Sexual Exploitation Online

DONALD TRUMP PLEDGES TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM SEXUAL EXPLOITATION ONLINE Vows Aggressive Enforcement of Existing Federal Laws For Immediate Release August 1, 2016   Washington, D.C.–Donna Rice Hughes, CEO/President of  Enough Is Enough®  (EIE), whose mission  is making the Internet safer for children and families, is very encouraged with the response to  The Children’s Internet …

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Labor of Love…Safety Never Sleeps

Dear Friends, Traditionally, Labor Day is a day to celebrate the achievements of American workers. We have a lot to be proud of and a lot to celebrate! Nowadays, hard-working Americans enjoy Labor Day as a day to take a break from their hard work and celebrate the unofficial end of summertime. Even though many …

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WEINER’S COMPULSIVE SEXTING IS TEACHABLE MOMENT FOR PARENTS AND TEENS

For Immediate Release September 1, 2016 WEINER’S COMPULSIVE SEXTING IS TEACHABLE MOMENT FOR PARENTS AND TEENS  Studies Show Menacing Threats from Youth Sexting Washington, D.C.—Donna Rice Hughes, President of Enough Is Enough™ (EIE), the pioneering internet safety organization, advises parents to learn from the Anthony Weiner sexting scandal and become vigilant about the predatory and emotional dangers …

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Exciting Progress!

Dear Friends, This summer has been so productive in our efforts to make the Internet safer for children and families. In summary, a few of our key victories include both McDonald’s and Starbucks’ commitment to filter their public WiFi, Donald Trump’s signing of our Children’s Internet Safety Presidential Pledge, and the launch of our summer …

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Summer Cyber Safety Made Simple

Because kids are not in school during the summer, they have more time to use the computer.  Consequently, you need to make sure your kids’ summertime cyber experiences are positive. To help you, we’ve created a simple acronym as a guidepost for steps you can take and tactics you can implement to protect your children …

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Unlikely Suspects: Predators in Disguise

One year ago, Daniel A. Woolverton, 35, was known as a father, a husband, a U.S. Army Lawyer, and a West Point Graduate.  Today, he is known among his neighbors, peers and kin as a pedophile, receiving a 37-year sentence for forcible sodomy with an infant.  When the FBI executed a search warrant, they uncovered …

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Our Culture Today: Drowning in Porn

This month’s New York Magazine included several articles under the banner “Drowning in Porn”, examining, in part, the impact the web-porn “tsunami” is having on the pornography industry, adults and children. As the series explains, the Internet served as “a distribution chute liberating [pornography] from the trench-coat ghetto of brown paper wrappers and seedy adult …

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Pornography & Pop Culture: Pushing the Limits, Sexualizing Youth

I recently came across Cosmopolitan’s 2010 Sex Survey, which reported that 36% of women use pornography as a “sex enhancer”.  In another Cosmo article, the magazine essentially begs its readers to explore the many “benefits” of pornography.  One standout paragraph said: “While one must be aware of the dangers of porn addiction, [pornography] can be …

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