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Pornography - Latest News
Mar 16, 2019 - 04:50 pm .- Facebook has announced that it will begin using AI software to prevent and restrict the distribution of non-consensual sexual material – also known as revenge porn.
Mar 7, 2019 - 03:36 am .- Next month, the United Kingdom will roll out new online restrictions in an attempt to protect children under the age of 18 from accessing pornography.
Mar 5, 2019 - 12:11 am .- Lawmakers in New York have passed a bill to outlaw “revenge porn”— the non-consensual sharing of explicit images of a person, typically done by an ex-romantic partner.
Feb 27, 2019 - 04:00 am .- Watching online videos leads many men to pornography addiction. But now one set of online videos aims to lead them out.
Feb 13, 2019 - 05:44 pm .- An Arizona legislator has introduced a resolution that would declare pornography to be a public health crisis in the state.
Jan 24, 2019 - 07:00 pm .- Thousands of convenience stores in Japan will stop selling pornographic magazines, a move they say will help create an environment more conducive to families.
Jan 17, 2019 - 12:04 am .- The state of Montana is considering a bill that would criminalize revenge porn - the circulation of nude photos of another person without their permission.
Jan 5, 2019 - 12:00 pm .- Scarlett Johansson said recently that online pornographers prey on the vulnerable for profit.
Dec 3, 2018 - 05:16 pm .- Coffee giant Starbucks and microblogging website Tumblr have each announced they will be taking steps to prevent the online access of pornography.
Nov 30, 2018 - 06:03 pm .- Dozens of Iowa inmates have filed a lawsuit challenging a ban on pornography which has affected the state’s prisons in recent weeks.
Nov 25, 2018 - 04:46 pm .- The non-profit group Fight the New Drug has released a three-part documentary to raise a greater awareness of the damage caused by pornography.
Nov 9, 2018 - 06:00 pm .- An all-day conference will be hosted in southeast Michigan to expose the problem of pornography and promote resources for those seeking help.
Nov 1, 2018 - 02:30 pm .- After Nepal banned thousands of pornographic websites last month, India has resurrected its internet pornography ban, blocking more than 800 major porn sites in an attempt curb the country’s spate of sexual violence.
Oct 27, 2018 - 12:00 am .- Students at the University of Notre Dame have asked university administrators to block pornography on the university’s wi-fi networks.
Oct 24, 2018 - 06:00 pm .- Members of Parliament challenged the UK government to address sexual harassment of women by restricting sexualized media, especially pornography.
Oct 19, 2018 - 07:10 pm .- Nepal has introduced a ban on pornography as part of a government initiative to stem the country’s high rate of sexual assault.  
Jun 13, 2018 - 03:09 am .- While the nation’s largest beauty pageant is proudly covering up in the name of women’s empowerment, Americans increasingly believe pornography to be morally acceptable - a trend that one commenter finds to be incoherent.
Jun 1, 2018 - 04:43 pm .- Fifty years after the sexual revolution promised female empowerment through casual sex “without consequences,” scholars are looking into the far-reaching social effects of that revolution.  
May 24, 2018 - 12:29 am .- Abriana Chilelli is a Catholic mother of four children who lives in Denver, Colo.
Apr 16, 2018 - 03:52 pm .- An annual exorcism course offered to priests in Rome aims to open the dialogue on what degree of demonic influence may exist in pornography use.