Statement of Beliefs

  1. We believe all human beings have inherent dignity, and objectifying any individual is an assault on that dignity.

  2. We believe all forms of sexual exploitation are connected, including sex trafficking, prostitution, pornography, child on child harmful sexual behavior, sextortion, and sexual abuse.

  3. We believe the misuse of technology facilitates all forms of sexual exploitation. 

  4. We believe pornography consumption can harm relationships and be a gateway for other types of exploitation, including child abuse and human trafficking. 

  5. We believe the development of children is significantly influenced by the behavior they witness. Exposure to pornography can make them vulnerable to being exploited or lead to their participation in harmful sexual behavior.

  6. We believe parents have the primary responsibility to educate their children about healthy and unhealthy sexuality. 

  7. We believe technology can be used in positive or negative ways. Parents need education and resources to help children navigate media and technology constructively.

  8. We believe children can develop an internal filter to empower them to make healthy choices online.

  9. We believe in the freedom to choose the media we experience and that we have the right to not be exposed to sexual content without our consent.

  10. We believe those who have been impacted by the harms of technology need our empathy and support on their journey to recovery.

  11. We believe that developing strong family relationships can be a protection from harmful technology and all forms of exploitation.

  12. We believe parents are the most important protective factor for their children.