Pornography and Sex Trafficking

California Assemblyman Charles Calderon estimates that people spend over $3,000 every second on adult entertainment and that there is a new adult video produced every 39 minutes. California lobbyists for the adult entertainment industry estimate that they employ 50,000 people and generate $4 billion a year. That multiple billion dollar figure reveals a pivotal fact about obscenity and pornography. They’re big bucks and big business.

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I don’t know why my mouth drops reading these things. There is such a push to “normalize” the viewing of these things. Christianity is becoming the new “pornography.” There is more of a push to eliminate it from the view of the public eye.

There is indeed a push to de-legitimize Christianity and Christian morality.

Just check out some of the news on lifesitenews.com today.

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I agree. A re-read of Gen 18 should really put things in perception where we are headed.

Get your umbrellas, after confession of course :smiley:

Paul

All porn in this country should be banned, not just child porn. I love the folks that try to claim adults are responsible enough to view porn, just as long as children arent involved. Yeah right, lets just watch women get abused, thats ok as long as it isnt kiddies. :mad: Hypocrites

Amen!!!:thumbsup:

all porn should be criminalized, producers and actors should all be publicly annouced and their faces plastered in newspapers and law enforcement websites, before they are locked up!!

People who sell them should also be prosecuted.

All porn websites should be shut down.

Sure a lot of fascists on the forums today.

I wonder who’s next? The Jews? the Gypsies? The mentally ill? The Poles? the Russians? the Communists?

Imagine what the ACLU would do if this happened!:tsktsk:

Shut down all porn sites? That’s like 95% of the internet!!!

:whacky: :bigyikes: :hmmm: :rotfl:

The only difference is that these ‘fascists’ are attacking criminals.

I would hardly list Jew next to Rapist, or mentally ill next to Child molestor, so an and so forth.

The facts that the world, it seems, refuse to face is how damaging the ‘industry’ really is to every single individual involved. It destroys lives and gobbles up souls. It’s immoral, not just for the obvious things, but also for how it degrades and corrupts humanity.

:thumbsup:

When one person’s rights are violated, everybody’s rights are violated. Don’t like it? Don’t read it. Simple.

I personally find the idea of people telling me what to read, think and believe more obscene than a naked body.

Even if that naked body belongs to a person who is exploited, coerced, mistreated, abused then thrown away? If you think most people involved in the production of pornography emerge as whole, integrated human beings capable of celebrating life you are mistaken.

I have no problem with the naked body either in terms of art and aesthetics. But there is a line beyond which some very nasty things are happening to young people in the name of tolerance.

Even you hopefully have a line beyond which you become uncomfortable with the pornographic subject matter. Even you would recoil in disgust and cry out if you had to watch some of what’s out there. Even when you finally object because the material is so despicable, someone will say to you “don’t tell me what to read and look at”. It’s all about keeping people from being harmed. We can argue the Playboy centerfold, but the abyss runs much deeper and destructive than that.

This link can shed some light on this ijm.org/

Contrary to what the person yelling fascist is saying, “Obscene speech and material” what ever is said to fit that criteria as defind by the government does no get protected by the Free Speech Clause. This is a fact and it has been ignored by the Liberals in society in the name of Freedom of expression. Judith Reisman Has stated this as well as other folks who study the field of porn. And example would be yelling fire in a crowed theatre. Sorry but obscenities do not fot the criteria of Free speech. I am not a libertarian or a liberal, but i will not be likened a fascist for protecting Children and women from perverts, and rapists.

I’ve found “Protecting the Children” excuse to extend further than the name implies.

I’ve had a uncle of mine imprisoned for publishing academic material about Poland’s pagan origins and past along with other scholarly works in the name of “Protecting the children.” We never found out what happened to him. The Communists probably killed him or he died in prison. I can’t believe him.

“Protecting the Children” is just a smoke screen for banning material or imprisoning people others don’t like or want banned.

I believe in the power of social pressure and not legal pressure. Bans and prohibitive laws will only hurt the innocent since the people themselves are corrupt. Why do you think drugs are so prevalent in America? Because theirs a demand from the American people for them.

It’s a slippery slope that I vow my country, or a country like America, will never go down again.

Nonsense, and only appeals to emotion. This country is sinking in pornography. It is seeing human beings degraded and dehumanized. Yes, pornography should be illegal. It is not confined to any ethnic or religious group. It is a problem that rests with each individual. How can we accept this and choose a good life? Is it only a ‘part time’ good and holy life we want?

God knows I’m not perfect. But Jesus Christ told His disciples: “Be perfect as your Father in Heaven is perfect.”

I watched personally as Television gradually degraded itself and its viewers over 4 decades. “Have sex with anyone! A lot! Abortion is your Right! Profanity doesn’t exist!”

Is it fascist when the government of the United States calls its young people to risk their very lives in the military? I had the honor to meet some young men on their way to Iraq.

Shame on you.

Peace,
Ed

Sin is not a right. pornography is not a right, obscence material is not a right.

No one has the right to produce or sell or look at pornography.

To suggest otherwise is to attempt the creation of newfangled rights.

Sorry but only God can creat rights. no one else can.

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