Why Porn is a Public Health Issue

Friends, I wanted to share this blog with you written by By Gail Dines, PhD, Chair, American Studies, Wheelock College, Professor of Sociology and Women’s Studies

This is a topic that EIE has been talking about for decades, and we believe online pornography is one of the biggest threats to our children’s online safety. Please find the introduction to the blog below, followed by a link to the full content.

Donna Rice Hughes
President & CEO
Enough Is Enough

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November 28, 2016

It was not that long ago that domestic violence (DV) was seen as a private family issue, rather than a public health problem of enormous magnitude that has myriad effects on the social, psychological, economic and, of course, collective health of society at large. Thanks in large part to the feminist movement, which worked to build public awareness about the multiple harms of DV, health professionals drawn from a number of areas of specialization now understand DV as an issue that requires both prevention and intervention.

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