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Review -- Pornocracy (2017)

By Angie Rowntree  Pornocracy: The New Sex Multinationals premiered [this month] at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference & Festival in Austin, TX. It’s a must see. The documentary film was spearheaded by French feminist filmmaker, author, and former adult performer Ovidie. Via Pornocracy, Ovidie investigates changes in the ...

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Porn Ethics from a Writer’s View

By Rich Moreland After submitting an article a few weeks ago on how the "person on the street" defines ethical porn, I got to thinking about what it means to me as a writer in the industry. From my perspective, ethical porn is about respecting ...

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August 7, 2017

Ethical.porn profiled on VICE

Ethical.porn, ethical porn, and myriad debates surrounding the wider social implications of ethics were introduced and hashed out recently via Mark Hay, writing for VICE. "Makers of So-Called Ethical Porn Hope to Clean Up the Industry" (20 July ...

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July 22, 2017

Ethical.Porn Launches EthicalPorn.tv

Ethical.porn -- that's us! And as of today, 18 July 2017, we have launched out sister site, EthicalPorn.tv Here's some press about it (below). Thank you to all the media outlets and friends who have been sharing this news via social media. We are ...

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July 18, 2017

Max Candy — Why Ethical Porn?

Why Ethical Porn? By Max Candy.  Ethical porn production, heck ethical anything in the arena of human relations, has two things in common. One, it puts the needs and rights of humans first -- their mental and physical well being is paramount. ...

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July 17, 2017

Ethical Camming Inspires a Cultural Revolution

On Ethical Camming by Mia Saldarriaga The following excerpt comes from the essay "Ethical Camming Inspires a Cultural Revolution," originally published by XBIZ on 10 July 2017. For too long, the focus of mainstream media attention on adult ...

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July 11, 2017

How to Spot Ethically Made Porn

We recently reached out to three interesting members of the adult industry (and Ethical.porn contributors) to weigh in on something a little tricky -- how to spot ethically made porn, for civilians. Jiz Lee, Casey Calvert, and Dee Severe all had ...

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July 2, 2017

Ethical Porn Journalism — Q&A with Lynsey G.

We recently spoke to Lynsey G. -- writer, editor, and author of the recently released book Watching Porn: And Other Confessions of an Adult Entertainment Journalist. Lynsey shared some deep-cutting and candid thoughts related to ethics in ...

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June 30, 2017

Natasha Nice — Why Ethical Porn?

By Natasha Nice The pairing of ethics and pornography is a topic worthy of consideration, not only in porn circles but for anyone who is no longer satisfied with the sexual teachings of previous generations. Amongst other things, the ethicalness ...

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June 26, 2017

‘Dreams of Spanking’ Shutters in Light of Digital Economy Act

One of the Digital Economy Act's stated intended purposes is "to provide for restricting access to online pornography” via age verification, among other provisions. Though how age verification actually happens has yet to be determined, the ...

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June 12, 2017

Sherri Shaulis — Why Ethical Porn?

By Sherri L. Shaulis, AVN Media Network Senior Editor.  Just as the word “porn” holds strong connotations for almost every single person on the planet, the phrase “ethical porn” can elicit some strong reactions and opinions. Just as one ...

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May 25, 2017