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‘Fight the New Drug’ Educates the World on Pornography Dangers

It’s addicting, it affects behavior, harms relationships and even rewires the brain.

The culprit? Pornography.

“Pornography used to be a matter of opinion. Some felt it was natural, normal, and expected for teens and young adults to consume it. Others rejected it because of personal or religious morals. Few seemed to have definitive evidence on why it was harmful or beneficial…When we first came across the science of how pornography affects the brain we were stunned! After further study we found that relationships were being destroyed and that pornography was having a profound effect on sexual violence in our society. We couldn’t believe that this was happening and nobody was talking about it.” “We couldn’t believe that this was happening and nobody was talking about it.”

This is the story behind Fight the New Drug (FTND), an organization dedicated to fighting pornography.

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