Posted: September 6th, 2023
An objective perspective on why people may view pornography as a legitimate
Please watch the attached videos then consider the following data points:
Most men who are in gay pornography are not homosexuals.
A person who watches pornography is 31% more likely to blame a rape victim for the offense.
A person who watches pornography is 22% more likely to commit a sex crime.
Pornography provides rationalization for sexual exploitation including sex with trafficked victims.
Pornography trains men how to become johns.
Pornography is used to groom children to engage in sexual behavior to include pedophilia.
Trafficking victims reveal that 82% of johns show the trafficking victim pornography videos to show them what they want done to them, which often includes physical abuse and violence against the trafficked victim.
Pornography is a marketing campaign for commercial sexual exploitation of women and children.
Then answer: why do people think that pornography is a form of legitimate commerce and not sexual exploitation/abuse/rape? Why do people believe that pornography is socially acceptable even when they believe that sex trafficking and prostitution are wrong?
Warning: there are very brief scenes that use strong language and depict some violence. No explicit images are used.
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An objective perspective on why people may view pornography as a legitimate form of commerce and socially acceptable despite its association with sexual exploitation, abuse, and rape.
Firstly, some people may view pornography as a form of free speech and expression, protected under the First Amendment of the United States Constitution. They may argue that consenting adults have the right to engage in the production and consumption of pornography without interference from the government or society.
Secondly, pornography has become normalized in many cultures and societies, especially in Western countries. It is readily available through the internet and various media outlets, and its consumption is often viewed as a harmless and private activity.
Additionally, the pornographic industry is a significant part of the global economy, generating billions of dollars in revenue annually. Some people may view it as a legitimate form of commerce that provides employment and contributes to economic growth.
Moreover, the association between pornography and sexual exploitation, abuse, and rape is not always clear or acknowledged by everyone. Some people may view pornography as a consensual activity between adults and fail to recognize the potential harm it can cause.
Lastly, there is a lack of education and awareness about the negative impacts of pornography, including its role in driving sex trafficking and promoting the commercial sexual exploitation of women and children. Many people may not understand the connection between pornography and sexual exploitation, leading them to view it as socially acceptable.
In summary, people may view pornography as a legitimate form of commerce and socially acceptable due to factors such as free speech and expression, normalization, economic benefits, lack of awareness about its negative impacts, and a failure to recognize its connection to sexual exploitation.