Latest Morality in Media Stories

2011-08-03 13:33:00

Attorney General Holder Should Enforce the Law WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- News that the first hard-core porn company is now in business on the XXX domain caused Morality in Media today to call for an investigation of ICM Registry, the company behind the XXX domain, for possible violations of federal laws prohibiting distribution of hard-core obscene Internet pornography. "Title 18 United States Code Sections 1462 and 1465 prohibit distribution of hard-core,...

2011-07-25 10:26:00

Events highlight prevalence of trafficking on Internet and ex-porn stars testimonials WASHINGTON, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Morality in Media's four-week "Be Aware: PORN HARMS" National Awareness Campaign begins week three with events revealing the links between pornography and sex trafficking. "Pornography is not only used to train traffic victims, but it also breaks down the conscience of its viewer," said President of Morality in Media Patrick Trueman. "Men are...

2011-06-09 12:30:00

Effort Seeks To Make It Unprofitable For NBC To Exploit Women WASHINGTON, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NBC is contributing to the sexual objectification and exploitation of women and encouraging greater acceptance of pornography with its soon-to-be-aired series, "The Playboy Club," according to The Coalition for the War on Illegal Pornography, which is launching a full-scale effort to stop the show from being profitable. "Since the 50s, sleazy Hugh Hefner and his Playboy...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.