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PREVENTING AND COMBATING THE DEVASTATING HARMS OF
PORNOGRAPHY, PROSTITUTION, SEX TRAFFICKING & SEXUAL SLAVERY
Pornography Addiction, Sex Addiction, Cyber Sex Addiction

 

Helpful resources for those seeking to stop using pornography and to treat their sexual addictions and/or compulsive or unwanted behavior.

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CHECK OUT AND SUBSCRIBE TO OUR PORN ADDICTION HELP YOUTUBE CHANNEL!

http://www.youtube.com/PornAddictionHelp

It has more than 100 PLAYLISTS of pornography addiction help videos, as well as many other helpful and informative videos in the FAVORITES section. Additionally it has many porn addiction help resources listed in the ABOUT area and a list of other porn addiction help channels on YouTube.  

So in addition to checking out the videos and resources on this page below, please do check out this extremely useful resource at YouTube that has been created just for those who are looking for help with their porn addiction problems. Thanks.

Also PLEASE FOLLOW our PornAddictionHelp Twitter account -- @PornAddictHelp1 for ongoing news, updates and helpful resources!

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For more than 50 personal stories documenting the harms of compulsive and/or excessive pornography use and/or pornography addiction please see our "Porn Harm Stories" page.  Thank you.

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LOOKING FOR A SEX OR PORN ADDICTION THERAPIST OR COUNSELOR? 

Check out this very helpful directory of over 1,000 entries in the United States!

http://www.abattleplan.com/counselors-therapists-sex-addiction-directory/

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PORNOGRAPHY AND SEX ADDICTION INFORMATION AND HELP: 
 
We especially recommend: http://TheMindfulHabit.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
http://BeaconFMH.com   (Can do Internet counseling) 

 
 
http://No-Porn.com (Has active forum/message board)
 
 
 
 
 
 
http://www.sash.net/
 
 
 
Impulse Treatment Center (Sex Addict Treatment - Don L. Matthews)
 
 
 

HealthySex.com (Site of "Porn Trap" author Wendy Maltz)

Porn & Relationships Q&A (By Wendy Maltz)   

Porn Addicts Anonymous

My Porn Addiction Story -- Porn Addiction Help from a Former Addict

Porn Addict Hubby  (Relationship Rescue for Wives & Girlfriends of Internet Porn Addicts) 

QuitPorn Group Text Hotline - "To become a member and join our group text community, start by texting QUITPORN to 23559.  Twitter: @QuitPornHotline  YouTube: QuitPornTextHotline


The Guide to Sexual Addiction Treatment

http://www.recoveryconnection.org/sex-addiction/

This guide below targets those struggling to regain sexual health and offers comprehensive treatment to combat the negative consequences of sexual addiction.

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ACCOUNTABILITY SOFTWARE:

Saavi Accountability (www.saaviaccountability.com) -- The only online accountability program that works with all online addictions. It is also the only program that sends notifications instantly via text message to an accountability partner so that they can be supportive when an individual needs it the most at the point of weakness, while they are accessing the online content. The software was created by a young man (26) who overcame his addiction and is trying to help others.  

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"With addicts, often, pornography crosses over to their real lives. They may start going to prostitutes, hanging out in strip clubs, meeting women from sex chat rooms. There were quite a few who found that their interest in adult pornography trickled down to an interest in looking at teens, and soon they found they were looking at child pornography. For several of the men I talked to, that was a trigger for recovery."

Pamela Paul, "How Porn Destroys Lives," Interview with BeliefNet.com

 

For videos of panel discussions with Pamela Paul, as well as links to all of her articles and her other groundbreaking work addressing the harms of pornography, including her  testimony  for the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, "Why the Government Should Care about Pornography,” and her paper for the recent conference "The Social Costs of Pornography," as well as information about her best-selling book,  "Pornified: How Pornography Is Damaging Our Lives, Our Relationships, and Our Families," please see our page on this website about the work of Pamela Paul. Click here.

 
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THE 5 STAGES OF PORNOGRAPHY ADDICTION:
 

* EARLY EXPOSURE:

Most men or women who get addicted to porn start early. They see porn when they are very young and it gets its foot in the door.

* PORN ADDICTION:
 
You keep coming back to porn. It becomes a regular part of your life. You're hooked and can't quit.
 
* ESCALATION:
 
You start to look for more graphic pornography. You start using porn that disgusted you earlier. Now, it excites you. 
 
* DESENSITIZATION:
 
You start to become numb to the images you see. Even the most graphic porn doesn't excite you any more. You become desperate to feel the same thrill again, but you can't find it.

* ACTING OUT SEXUALLY:
 
This is the point where men or women make a crucial jump and start acting out the images they have seen. Some move from the paper and plastic images of porn into the real world, with real people, in destructive ways.
 
 

"I spoke with probably two-dozen people who were addicted to pornography. They talk about the denial going on for years. I spoke to men who said they weren't addicted but who spent hours online, staying up till one or two o'clock in the morning looking at porn. It's like alcoholism in a lot of ways--sometimes it takes a disaster to realize it, other times something triggers a reaction akin to shame or guilt."

 

Pamela Paul, "How Porn Destroys Lives," Interview with BeliefNet.com

 

For videos of panel discussions with Pamela Paul, as well as links to all of her articles and her other groundbreaking work addressing the harms of pornography, including her  testimony  for the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, "Why the Government Should Care about Pornography,” and her paper for the recent conference "The Social Costs of Pornography," as well as information about her best-selling book,  "Pornified: How Pornography Is Damaging Our Lives, Our Relationships, and Our Families," please see our page on this website about the work of Pamela Paul. Click here.

 
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NOTE TO PORNOGRAPHY USERS:

If you wouldn't be OK with your own daughter, sister, wife, girlfriend, or mother, etc. being in porn, (and countless thousands of boys and men masturbating to objectifying and dehumanizing images of them on a regular basis), why would it be okay for you to masturbate to images of other peoples daughters, sisters, wives, girlfriends, or mothers, etc.? It is important to remember that every single girl or woman that you see in pornography IS indeed somebody's daughter. (And/or sister, wife, girlfriend, or mother.) And they are every bit as worthy of respect and being treated with dignity as YOUR daughter, sister, wife, or mother.

Assuming you wouldn't be okay with your own daughter being in porn, you can either continue to use porn and choose hypocrisy, selfishness and indifference, OR you can choose to treat other people's daughters as you would want your OWN daughter to be treated, stop using porn, and thus choose to embrace empathy, kindness and compassion and be a better person and live with integrity. Just something to consider...


PLEASE SEEK PROFESSIONAL HELP IF YOU ARE HAVING TROUBLE QUITTING PORN AND ARE ABLE TO. 

 

Also get support from friends, family, and real life and online support groups. HELP IS AVAILABLE FROM PEOPLE WHO UNDERSTAND. You just have to reach out to them at the links provided at the top of this page. Find the website, group, messageboard or organization that you feel most comfortable with and email them, post at their web site, or call them.

 
Best wishes for much success to those who are working on quitting using pornography. Many others have had success when they have made the commitment, done the work, and created accountability.  You can do it too!

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Here's an excerpt from a excellent article from February 2010 from the San Francisco Chronicle:

Porn addiction destroys relationships, lives

A 50-year-old married physician views Internet pornography for hours at home, masturbating five to seven times a day, then begins surfing porn sites at the office and risks destroying his career.

A woman spends four to six hours a day in Internet chat rooms and having cybersex, and eventually starts arranging to meet online strangers for casual sex in the real world.

A man spends many hours a day downloading porn, filling multiple hard drives, and devotes a separate computer just to pornography.

A married couple view pornographic movies together as part of their loving relationship, but the husband starts spending more time watching and less time with his wife, who feels left behind and rejected.

These scenarios are real-life examples of pornography addiction, a compulsive behavior that falls within the category of sex addiction - which has been in the spotlight since the explosive revelations of golf champion Tiger Woods' numerous sexual infidelities.

Millions of Americans struggle with porn addiction for years in secret, without getting caught, and continue their behavior even after it begins to have negative consequences in their life. For some individuals, images are enough, and they remain locked in the fantasy world of pornography. For others, Internet porn is a gateway to compulsive and risky sexual behavior with others.


Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/02/21/DD0J1C3UNG.DTL#ixzz0gK2vVxMK

And here are the resources included in the article:

Resources

Here are the resources for dealing with pornography addiction included in the article, including therapists and free, 12-step-type support groups:

Drew Tillotson:
www.sexaddicthelp.com

Brigitte Lank: www.drlank.com

Julian Redwood: www.julianredwood.com

Jason Saffer: jasonsaffer@creativegrowth.com

Dana Iscoff: (415) 474-4567

Gregory Rowe:
www.gregoryjrowe.com

Porn Addicts Anonymous: www.pornaddictsanonymous.org

Sex Addicts Anonymous: www.saa-recovery.org

Sexaholics Anonymous: www.sa.org

Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health: www.sash.net

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BOOKS:

  • Treating Pornography Addiction: The Essential Tools for Recovery, Kevin B. Skinner 
  • The Drug of the New Millennium - The Brain Science Behind Internet Pornography Use , Mark B. Kastleman
  • In The Shadows of The Net: Breaking Free from Compulsive Online Sexual Behavior, Patrick Carnes Ph.D
  • Untangling the Web: Sex, Porn, and Fantasy Obsession in the Internet Age, Robert Weiss
  • The Porn Trap: The Essential Guide to Overcoming Problems Caused by Pornography, Wendy Maltz
  • Confronting Your Spouse's Pornography Problem, Rory C. Reid MSW 

 

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OTHER NEWS STORIES, BLOGS, POSTS OR WRITING ABOUT THE HARMS OF PORNOGRAPHY ADDICTION AND SEX ADDICTION: 

The Floating Lion/Mi Querencia Blog - One young man's journey of freeing himself from pornography use and addiction through self-examination, spirituality and practicing yoga. Read his first blog post Seven Steps for Dealing with Pornography Addiction, which is posted here at here AntiPornography.org. You can post comments and get personal feedback and support! Click HERE.

Things I've Learned Throughout My Battle with Pornography Abuse and Addiction -- By AntiPornography.org Contributor Nick F.

An Apology With Echoes of 12 Steps  - February 2010 story on Tiger Woods and sex addiction

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"An entire generation is being kept in the dark about pornography's effects because previous generations can't grapple with the new reality. Whether by approaching me (at the risk of peer scorn) after I've spoken at a university or via anonymous e-mails, young people continue to pass along an unpopular message: Growing up on porn is terrible. One 17-year-old who had given up his habit told me that reading about porn addicts "was like reading a horrifying old diary, symptoms, downward spirals, guilt, hypocrisy, lack of control, and the constant question of to what degree fantasy is really so different from reality. I felt like a criminal, or at the very least, a person who would objectively disgust me."

Let's not ignore people like him, even if it's tempting to say, as one headline did, "All men watch porn, and it is not bad for them: study."

That's just one more fantasy warping how we live our real lives"

 

Pamela Paul, "The Cost of Growing up on Porn," The Washington Post

 

For videos of panel discussions with Pamela Paul, as well as links to all of her articles and her other groundbreaking work addressing the harms of pornography, including her  testimony  for the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing, "Why the Government Should Care about Pornography,” and her paper for the recent conference "The Social Costs of Pornography," as well as information about her best-selling book,  "Pornified: How Pornography Is Damaging Our Lives, Our Relationships, and Our Families," please see our page on this website about the work of Pamela Paul. Click here.

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Check out this powerful and inspirational video of Noah Church sharing how he overcame porn addiction and the many benefits of doing so! Also check out his helpful site at AddictedToInternetPorn.com!
 

 

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"Dedicated to providing the most accurate peer-reviewed research on the harm from pornography, along with relevant news and opinion."  

 


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Introduction - Porn and the Industrialization of Sex (Excerpt)
 
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"Dedicated to providing the most accurate peer-reviewed research on the harm from pornography, along with relevant news and opinion."  


This outstanding website comprehensively addresses the harms of pornography in regards to all of the following categories: addiction, brain science, children, cybersex, family, Internet, Internet safety, marriage, men, psychological, prostitution, relationships, research, self image, sex trafficking, sexting, sexual violence, societal, STDs, teens, and women.

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At AntiPornography.org we are working to prevent and combat the devastating harms of pornography, prostitution, sex trafficking and sexual slavery, as well as all other forms of sexual exploitation, through public education and advocacy. We are:
 
 
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Pro-reasonable regulation of the pornography industry for the health and safety of the performers.

*Please see FAQ for more information on all of the above.  Thank you!

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RESOURCES, FRIENDS, SUPPORTERS AND ALLIES:

NOTE: All those marked with * are friends, subscribers or followers of AntiPornography.org at Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, or one of our other social networking websites, or have demonstrated support for our work otherwise, such as providing content for this website or linking to us or to one of our blogs and/or social networking projects. Also please note that the below list is a work in progress and that it is not complete. Please share any errors, omissions or suggestions here. Thank you!


WOMEN AND GIRLS FOCUSED RESOURCES:  

(For family, children, men and addiction focused resources, please scroll down.)

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ANTI-PORNOGRAPHY ORGANIZATIONS GROUPS AND WEBSITES:  

*Culture Reframed      Pornography FAQ      *ResistPorn Culture (UK)     No Porn Pledge     *Against Pornography

*Anti-Porn Feminists (Anti-Porn London)    Men Against Porn / Prostitution / Patriarchy     *The Violence of Pornography (Graphic) 

  *No Porn Northampton    Playboy: Talkin' Trash     *Girls Against Porn      Bin the Bunny      Stop Patriarchy

*JoinPornBusters YouTube Channel    The Price of Pleasure Documentary Film Website  

*Come Back From Your Fantasy (Sex-Positive Anti-Porn Feminist Tumblr, by young feminist Kelsey Ruane)

*Make Love Not Porn (Not technically anti-porn but shows differences of porn vs. real life.)

Somebody's Daughter   *Fight the New Drug  *pornTRUTH   

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'ANTI-PORNOGRAPHY ACTIVIST INDIVIDUALS, AUTHORS AND FILMMAKERS:  
 
 
 
 

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ANTI-PROSTITUTION/TRAFFICKING/SEXUAL EXPLOITATION/ABUSE SITES, ETC:
 
 
The above channels are AntiPornography.org pjts with MANY videos & helpful resources! 
 
 
 

Polaris Project     Breaking Free     SAGE (Standing Against Global Exploitation)  

The Lola Green Baldwin Foundation    Stop Demand Foundation  Genderberg

*SCASE (Scottish Coalition Against Sexual Exploitation)    Our Voices Matter   

*CAASE  (Chicago Coalition against Sexual Exploitation)  StopTraffickingDemand.com

*BSCC (Bilateral Safety Corridor Coalition)  Beauty from Ashes   *Not for Sale Campaign 

New York Anti-Trafficking Coalition   Coalition for Action on Sexism and True Equality

*Is There Something I Can Do?  *StAT (Stand Against Trafficking)  *Stop Slavery Here

*Artists United for Social Justice  Freedom & Justice Center (For Prostitution Resources)

Donna M. Hughes, PhD  (Dignity List)   Chicago Coalition for the Homeless  

Illinois Coalition Against Sexual Assault    Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Assault

California Coalition Against Sexual Assault 

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FEMINIST, WOMEN & GIRLS ADVOCATE ORGANIZATIONS & GROUPS, ETC:

*Equality Now    *The F-Word    *Off Our Backs     *Women for Women International

     *Global Fund for Women  *London Feminist Network  *Feminist.com

*The National Organization for Women (NOW)    Feminist Majority Foundation  (FMF)

*Feminist Campus   Ms. Magazine  *Safe World 4 Women   *Women's Law Society

*WomensLaw.org   *U.S. Department of State's Office of Global Women's Issues  

*SIGI.org  *GlobalSister.org  FeministGifts.com  *The Date Safe Project  *VAWNet  

*No Statute of Limitations   *RAINN (Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network) 

*The National Domestic Violence Hotline  *Guard Yourself Now  *UK Feminista

Chicago Foundation for Women    *The Women's Media Center  The F-Files

*Free Girl Foundation  *Girls Fight Back   *The Girl Effect   *Girls for Gender Equity   

*Girl Fest Hawaii   *Rain & Thunder  

*Biting Beaver  *No Excuses / No Mercy   *RadFem Hub
 
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MEN AGAINST SEXISM, VIOLENCE, SEXUAL EXPLOITATION  & ABUSE, ETC.

NOMAS (National Organization of Men Against Sexism )    *Men Can Stop Rape     *My Strength Campaign  

*Men Stopping Violence      *A Call to Men UK       *The White Ribbon Campaign (CA)  

  *Reclaiming Sex From XXX       *Byron Hurt       Jackson Katz   

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MEDIA, FREE SPEECH, & OTHER ORGANIZATIONS, GROUPS & SITES:

 *Media Education Foundation Women's Institute for Freedom of the Press

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MESSAGE BOARDS AND FORUMS FOR HELP, INFORMATION & SUPPORT:

There are MANY anti-porn groups and pages at Facebook.
 
Just search GROUPS and PAGES for "anti-porn," "antiporn," "anti-pornography" & "antipornography" and similar terms.
 
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FAMILY, CHILDREN, MEN & ADDICTION FOCUSED RESOURCES:   

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ANTI-PORNOGRAPHY ORGANIZATIONS, GROUPS, AND WEBSITES: 

*Pornography Harms    *Enough Is Enough   ProtectKids.com     

National Law Center  for Children and Families    *Traffic Control, the Movie

   Morality in Media     Maryland Coalition Against Pornography   

Utah Coalition Against Pornography    BraveHearts

Report Online Child Pornography/Exploitation at CyberTipLine.com or 1-800-843-5678

*Darkness 2 Light    *XXX Church    Department of Justice  ThePornTalk.com  

Social Costs of PornographyConference Videos   Papers   Report of Findings

*Safe Eyes (InternetSafety.com)  *Convenant Eyes   Internet Filter Review   

*Women for Decency     AntiChildPorn.org

Say No to Pornography Pakistan - Let's Wage a War Against Pornography Blogspot

Canadians Addressing Sexual Exploitation  (C.A.S.E.) (Canada)

CANADA - List of other anti-pornography and related Canadian organizations

(Scroll down on above link to get to the list of organizations)

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ANTI-PORNOGRAPHY ACTIVIST INDIVIDUALS, AUTHORS, AND THERAPISTS:  

*Pat Trueman  (Founder of Pornography Harms) Pamela Paul  (Author of "Pornified")

Dr. Jill C. Manning (Author:"What's the Big Deal about Pornography? A Guide for the Internet Generation")

Dr. Judith Reisman   *Dr. Robi Sonderegger

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ANTI-PROSTITUTION/TRAFFICKING/SEXUAL EXPLOITATION/ABUSE SITES, ETC:  

*Shared Hope International     Free the Slaves

*IJM Institute (International Justice Mission)   *Global Centurion   *Live2free

*ECPAT - USA (End Child Prostitution & Trafficking)  *Beyond Borders (ECPATCanada)

*T-Stop (Texas Sex Trafficking Obliteration Project)   *Love146 NYC Task Force

*End Slavery NT (End Slavery in Tennessee and Beyond)   *Chab Dai Coalition

*Justice and Care (South Asia)  *Rock Against Slavery   End Demand

Overexposed, the Movie   Call and Response, the Movie    *Nowhere2Hide

CASEY (Community Against Sexual Exploitation of Youth. Canada)   

 
 

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OTHER RELATED ORGANIZATIONS, GROUPS, WEBSITES & CAUSES:

*Parents Television Council   *Web Wise Kids   *InternetSafety.com

*ClearInternational   *Cyber Safety Book  (Ken Knapton)   *Optenet PC

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PORNOGRAPHY ADDICTION AND COMPULSION HELP AND SUPPORT:  

*PornAddictionHelp YouTube Channel - AntiPornography.org project with MANY videos & resources!

*Inner Gold    *Fight the New Drug   *Compulsion Solutions   The Mindful Habit

*Porn Game Over    MeadowCrest   Your Brain on Porn    HealthySex.com (Wendy Maltz)   Reboot Nation

Sexual Recovery Institute    *Just Be Well    *No-Porn.com  No-Porn.com Message Board

*Impulse Treatment Center (Sex Addict Treatment - Don L. Matthews)   *Covenant Eyes   *Stepping Inward

*Mindful Recovery   My Porn Addiction Story - Porn Addiction Help from a Former Addict

Porn Addicts Anonymous  Porn & Relationships Q&A (By "Porn Trap's'" Wendy Maltz)  Addicted to Internet Porn

Porn Addict Hubby  (Relationship Rescue for Wives & Girlfriends of Internet Porn Addicts)

Partners of Sex Addicts Resource Center    The Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH)

Don't Reward Bad Behaviour - Guidance for Partners of Porn Addicts  Desert Solace

Petra Bueskens of PPMD Therapy (Australia)   PPMD Therapy Facebook   Guilty Pleasure

QuitPorn Group Text Hotline - "To become a member and join our group text community, start by texting QUITPORN to 23559"  Twitter: @QuitPornHotline  YouTube: QuitPornTextHotline

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LOOKING FOR A SEX OR PORN ADDICTION THERAPIST OR COUNSELOR? 

Check out this very helpful directory of over 1,000 entries in the United States!

http://www.abattleplan.com/counselors-therapists-sex-addiction-directory/

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ACCOUNTABILITY SOFTWARE:

Saavi Accountability -- The only online accountability program that works with all online addictions. It is also the only program that sends notifications instantly via text message to an accountability partner so that they can be supportive when an individual needs it the most at the point of weakness, while they are accessing the online content. The software was created by a young man (26) who overcame his addiction and is trying to help others.  

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ADDICTION MESSAGE BOARDS & DISCUSSION FORUMS FOR HELP & SUPPORT:

No-Porn.com Message Board

Porn Addict Hubby Discussion Board  (For Wives & Girlfriends of Internet Porn Addicts)

NOTE: There are MANY anti-porn and porn addiciton discussion groups and pages at Facebook.

Just search GROUPS and PAGES for "porn addiction", "pornography addiction", "sex addiction", "anti-porn," "antiporn," "anti-pornography" & "antipornography"

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For more than 50 personal stories documenting the harms of compulsive and/or excessive pornography use and/or pornography addiction please see our "Porn Harm Stories" page.  Thank you.

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NEED HELP WITH PORN ADDICTION?

CHECK OUT THE MINDFUL HABIT!

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OTHER HELPFUL FAQs & Q&As: (By other anti-pornography organizations, etc) 

*Gail Dines Q&A     *Against Pornography FAQ    Pornography FAQ - By Pro-feminist Michael Lovan

  *Shelley Lubben Q&A (Ex-Porn Star)    Prostitution FAQ at Genderberg      Fight the New Drug FAQ   

(Note: The No Porn Northampton FAQ is in the bottom half of their sidebar. In addition to the usual questions about pornography it addresses questions and concerns about activism against sexually oriented businesses such as "adult bookstores.")

AntiPornography.org's "Frequently Asked Questions & Responses to Pro-Pornography Arguments"

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Shared Hope International specifically focuses on fighting the demand for commercial sexual exploitaiton, including addressing pornography as a very significant demand factor for sex trafficking. 

Please see their excellent report on this issue:

Pornography: Creating Demand for International Sex Trafficking

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"Pornography is a marketing device for sex trafficking: It normalizes degradation and violence as acceptable and even inevitable parts of sex, and uses the bodies of real women and children as objects. The difference between pornography and erotica is clear in the roots of the words themselves -- porne means females slaves, eros means love -- so pornography, like rape, is about violence and domination, not sex. Millions of lives depend on our ability to separate pornography from erotica, and to disentangle violence from sexuality."

Gloria Steinem, 2006

For information about Gloria Steinem's important work of fighting against the harms of pornography, sex trafficking and other forms of sexual exploitation and abuse, including videos and an audio interview, please see our page on Gloria Steinem. Click here.

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For more information on how pornography fuels prostitution and sex trafficking, please see our page on Pornography and Trafficking.  Click here.  Thank you!

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Please remember that it is not up to AntiPornography.org, the other organizations listed on this page, the government, or "someone else" to do the entire job of fighting against the devastating harms of pornography, prostitution, trafficking, and other forms of sexual exploitation or abuse. It is an enormous job and the responsibility lies with each and every one of us to do our part as part of the bigger team of those who are choosing to be part of the solution of creating a more just and humane world for everyone, rather than be part of the problem.

So thank you in advance for whatever you are able to contribute to the cause, whether in the form of a tax-deductible donation or your actions. What you do does matter, so for the sake of all those across the world who are being exploited and abused, and for the sake of the future of humanity, please do what you can to create a more compassionate and safer society for all.

Thank you for whatever you are able to give or do to help create a better world for everyone, especially for women, children and future generations.

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