MEN AGAINST PORN

Fighting Against the Threats of Pornography

how porn destroys

Pornography is responsible destroying countless individuals, families, and marriages. It takes the innocence from child and teaches incorrect lessons about healthy sex and relationships. It instructs young boys and men to objectify and sexual abuse women. And it teaches young girls and women that it’s ok to be objectified and used. Look at some of these statistics complied by the National Center on Sexual Exploitation.

  • A national survey found that 64% of people, ages 13–24, actively seek out pornography weekly or more often

  • Analysis of the 50 popular pornographic videos found 88% of scenes contained physical violence, and 49% verbal aggression

  • A Swedish study of 18-year-old males found frequent users of porn were significantly more likely to have sold and bought sex than other boys of the same age

  • Internet pornography is shown to normalize that women are sex objects among both adolescent boys and girls

  • UK survey found 44% of males 11–16 who viewed porn reported it gave them ideas of the type of sex they wanted to try

  • Women for view porn report lowered body image, criticism from their partners regarding their bodies, increased pressure to perform acts seen in porn, and less actual sex.

  • Studies show porn use amongst men is linked to higher sexual desire, but lower overall sexual satisfaction, increased erectile dysfunction

  • Since 2011, 30 peer-reviewed studies reveal porn use has negative and detrimental impacts on the brain

  • A longitudinal study, showed the probability of divorce roughly doubles for men and women who begin viewing porn