CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

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This Child Pornography Case Proves Misogyny Is Alive and Well in Canada

As a nation, we can keep looking abroad and pointing our fingers halfway across the world at the pitfalls of other countries and cultures. But we have a problem here at home, and the young Halifax woman is just one name out of thousands of women who have been victims of sexual violence. She was turned into a statistic, as so many women have. Before you begin your critiques of sexism in other critiques, let's look into Canada's reflection and realize how dangerously prevalent it is here.
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Banning Child Porn Won't Hide it From Pedophiles

Try to find some child pornography. Go on. Head to Google, or Bing, or even a porn-specific search engine, and try to devise a search string capable of returning pedophilic images or video. I'll wait. Once you're done, we'll meet back up in the next paragraph. In reacting to the story of murdering pedophile Mark Bridger, who was an avid viewer of child pornography, Cameron leapt to abandon his conservative ideals and swing the hammer of censorship without stopping to ask the single most pertinent question: How did Mark Bridger find this child pornography in the first place?

Why We Should Keep Talking About Child Pornography

Child pornography is heinous. No one will quibble with that statement. We learn from the story of Moses and Pharaoh that questions being raised by people like Conrad Black, Jonathan Kay, et al require us to suppress our emotions and implement critical thinking in order to respond objectively, fairly to abhorrent behaviour and crime. I think we sell ourselves short as a society if we do not talk about this issue, or any morally difficult issue, because of fear or repulsion. We are a democratic society whose morals, values and ethics are based on a fine balance between justice and mercy