Pornography

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‘They see it in corridors, in bathrooms, on the bus’: UK schools’ porn crisis
Frontline workers warn how children as young as seven are being bombarded with harmful online sexual material

Harriet Grant

05, Dec, 2021 @4:00 PM

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How can children in the UK be protected from seeing online pornography?
As concern grows among experts about the impact on children of seeing pornographic images, how can access be restricted?

Dan Milmo and Harriet Grant

05, Dec, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Campaigners threaten UK legal action over porn sites’ lack of age verification
Exclusive: failure to prevent children seeing online porn puts them at risk of abuse and lifelong trauma, say children’s safety groups

Harriet Grant and Dan Milmo

05, Dec, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Richard Desmond in legal battle with Wikipedia over term ‘pornographer’
Former owner of Asian Babes and Readers’ Wives has hired lawyers to demand Wikipedia remove word from bio

Jim Waterson Media editor

05, Nov, 2021 @12:55 PM

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Women in 60s Soho: ‘In Soho, you were less judged. You could do what you wanted’
From a former stripper to a late-night licence holder, we hear from women who were at the heart of Soho in its sleazy-glamorous heyday

Rachel Cooke

24, Oct, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Sex discrimination: why banks shun workers in adult entertainment
Businesses and individuals have been frozen out of accounts with little explanation despite acting perfectly lawfully

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

16, Oct, 2021 @3:00 PM

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How do we talk to teens about sex in a world of porn?
Teenage boys’ easy access to violent sexual images is creating a crisis for them – and for women, argues the anti-porn campaigner

Julie Bindel

10, Oct, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Websites hosting porn in UK told to enforce age checks or face fines
Ofcom threatens severe financial penalties for sites such as OnlyFans and video apps including TikTok

Jamie Grierson and Dan Milmo

05, Oct, 2021 @11:01 PM

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If we’re serious about ending violence against women, we need to talk about culture | Fiona Vera-Gray
From true crime to pornography, the way women are depicted onscreen has real-life consequences, says Dr Fiona Vera-Gray, an assistant professor at Durham University

Fiona Vera-Gray

04, Oct, 2021 @12:32 PM

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The Lovers’ Guide at 30: did the bestselling video make Britain better in bed?
It featured an erect penis, and could be bought on the high street. The groundbreaking film changed attitudes to sex and censorship – paving the way to the Pornhub era

Michael Hann

21, Sep, 2021 @9:00 AM

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I’m worried my husband’s porn use has ruined his sex drive
He lied to me about watching porn and now only wants sex when he’s already aroused. It makes me feel like I no longer turn him on

Pamela Stephenson Connolly

14, Sep, 2021 @10:00 AM

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‘Sex isn’t difficult any more’: the men who are quitting watching porn
Addiction to pornography has been blamed for erectile dysfunction, relationship issues and depression, yet problematic use is rising. Now therapists and tech companies are offering new solutions

Simon Usborne

06, Sep, 2021 @9:00 AM

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