“Pornography has changed the landscape of adolescence beyond all recognition”

The Daily Telegraph

the new landscape

This is the ‘porn in their pocket’ generation, porn has never been more accessible, affordable, anonymous or addictive.

The development of broadband and smartphone technology were game changers, forming the first generation with anytime, anywhere, unregulated adult content. Porn users are no longer just men leaving sex shops in dirty macs but have become any man, woman or young person with access to an apple mac (or samsung!) The landscape has changed and this technological shift has had a significant impact on our children and young people

 

ONE THIRD OF 11-14 YEAR OLDS HAVE WATCHED PORN ON A PHONE OR TABLET.

Young Minds Survey 2014

94% OF 1000 UK TEENAGERS HAD SEEN PORN BY THE AGE OF 14.

Dare2Care report 2016

75% OF PARENTS NEVER DISCUSS INTERNET PORN WITH THEIR TEENS.

www.psychologies.co.uk

80% OF TEENS SAY PORN IS “TOO EASY” TO ACCESS OR STUMBLE UPON ON THE INTERNET.

Institute for Public Policy Research 2014

46% OF TEENS SAID "SEXTING" IS A PART OF EVERYDAY LIFE FOR TEENAGERS.

Institute for Public Policy Research 2014

 

The video below is taken from a BBC documentary that highlighted young people's porn use.