QotD: debunking the catharsis theory


All those who argue about porn on Tumblr, you’re going to need this photo.

This quote from Transforming a Rape Culture references the famous Denmark study [by Berl Kutchinski] that pro-porn folk like to trot out to “prove” that porn reduces sexual violence. They say, violence decreased in Denmark after porn was mainstreamed.

Here is a debunking of that study.

From the AntiPorn Activist Network

One response

  1. […] It’s always disappointing when mainstream journalists don’t do their research properly, Kutchinski has rejected his conclusion that porn was harmless, as reported in Transforming a Rape Culture: […]

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