Earlier this month Federal Member for Kingston (S.A), Amanda Rishworth, moved a Private Members Motion acknowledging the findings of the UK Government’s review Letting the Children be Children on the commercialisation and sexualisation of childhood.
It is heartening for those of us involved in this issue to see MP’s like Rishworth take the lead on speaking out in Parliament and recognising the harm of sexualizing children. Rishworth urged governments, industries, regulators and the wider community to act.
Mental Health & Wellbeing of Young People Seminars
If you want to find out more about the influence of porn on young people you can hear Melinda Tankard Reist speak on this important emerging issue at our Mental Health & Wellbeing of Young People.