May 20, 2020
Parents’ Ultimate Guide to TikTok
Is TikTok safe? How does it work? And can I do a duet with my kid? Chances are, your kids are spending (or wanting to spend) some time on this app during quarantine. Common Sense media shares everything you need to know about this popular musical singing and sharing app. Read the full article here.
May 17, 2020
How to Tell Who Your Kid Is Talking to Online—and How to Keep Their Convos Cool
Meeting online has been a real lifesaver for many kids during the quarantine, but it’s still important for parents to make sure their online interactions are safe. Read the full article here.
May 13, 2020
Why Increased Traffic To Porn Sites During The COVID-19 Crisis Is Problematic, And What We Can Do About It
Fight The New Drug talks about the Porn usage spike that’s happened during the Coronavirus crisis, why that’s a big problem and what we can do about it. Read the full article here.
May 9, 2020
Screen Time and the Brain: Expert Advice on Electronic Addiction and Teaching Kids Healthy Tech Habits
Protect Young Minds talks about screen time and the adolescent brain, and teaching kids healthy tech habits. Read the full article here.
May 5, 2020
Child Sexual Abuse Images and Online Exploitation Surge During Pandemic
With tech companies’ moderation efforts constrained by the pandemic, distributors of child sexual exploitation material are growing bolder, using major platforms to try to draw audiences. Read the full article here.
May 2, 2020
Christians Battling Porn Amid COVID-19 Pandemic Need More Than Jesus, Josh McDowell Says
Apologist and author Josh McDowell says that pastors and the church must step up and have conversations around pornography for Christians in isolation. Read the full article here.
Apr 29, 2020
Pornography And Our Teens
We need to take a very proactive approach to prevention. Read the article here.
Apr 28, 2020
How Planned Parenthood Got Teens To Start Talking To Its Sex Ed Chatbot
Apr 28, 2020
Why Teenagers Seeking Abortions Are Texting ‘Abby’
Teenagers seeking an abortion now have a text line to “help” them navigate parental consent laws and get legal and financial assistance. Read the article here.
Apr 15, 2020
7 Tactics A Child Predator Uses To Lure Kids: Red Flag Phrases Every Parent Needs To Know
Learning about the tactics and tricks child predators use will help parents be more aware. Read the article here.
Mar 21, 2020
The Problem With Pornhub Offering Premium Site Access For Free To Everyone Quarantined In Italy
Pornhub recently gave premium access to all individuals being quarantined in Italy for the Coronavirus. Read the full article here.
Mar 19, 2020
Teens Who Feel Empowered Are Less Likely To Bully, Commit Sexual Violence
Coping mechanisms that help adolescents thrive and do well, even in the face of stress and adversity, are important to preventing interpersonal violence. Read the article here.
Mar 18, 2020
Healthy Sex vs. Porn Sex: 7 Crucial Comparisons to Teach Your Kid
Pornography is manipulating the way children think and feel about sex… kids need a powerful and persuasive comparison between healthy sex and porn sex. Read the full article here.
Mar 16, 2020
Young Women Often Face Sexual Harassment Online – Including On Dating Sites And Apps
Online dating has grown in popularity, but many young women report experiencing some form of harassment on these platforms, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey. Read the article here.
Mar 15, 2020
The New Bipartisan War On Porn
In a letter to U.S. Attorney General William Barr, Ben Sasse called for the Justice Department to investigate Pornhub, the 34th most popular website in the United States. Read the full article here.
Mar 11, 2020
Gay Lesbian Teens At High Odds For Physical, Sexual Abuse
Overall, LGBQ teens face roughly twice the risk of physical violence compared with straight youth, the surveys revealed. Read the article here.
Mar 9, 2020
Alabama Bill Would Ban Transgender Surgery For Teens
State senators voted overwhelmingly, 22-3, to approve a bill that would make it a felony for doctors and other medical providers to prescribe hormone blockers or surgeries for minors seeking to treat gender dysphoria. Read the article here.
Mar 5, 2020
Teen Moms At High Risk For Depression, Anxiety
As if being a teen mom isn’t hard enough, two-thirds of young mothers are grappling with at least one mental health issue, researchers say. Read the article here.
Mar 2, 2020
Credit Card Companies Should Stop Partnering With Porn Websites
Visa, Mastercard, and Discover partner with the pornography industry… despite it’s clear ties to sex trafficking and rape. Read the full article here.
Feb 25, 2020
Sweden: 1,500 Percent Documented Rise In Gender Dysphoria In Teens Since 2008
Mirroring other Western countries, the nation of Sweden has documented an astronomical rise in gender dysphoria diagnoses among teenagers in the past decade. Read the article here.