As a 25-year-old college graduate, I have been battling pornography for just about half my life. The fact is, more young men and women than ever are growing up with this same struggle against pornography. I decided to write a letter to myself, a younger version of me, sharing some of the things I wish I had known when I first started looking at pornography and what I’ve learned in the past 10 years.
It’s the largest form of slavery in the world. Sex trafficking. Thousands of children are arrested every year as criminals for being victims of child sexual violence. In the state of California, child prostitutes are now a thing of the past.
From sexual abuse victim to two-time Olympic gold medalist, Kayla Harrison is a force to be reckoned with. The 26-year-old judo champion is determined to help others through her experience, and make sure that future victims never feel alone in their fight.