Sex, Human Rights, and CSA Prevention

Sex, Human Rights, and CSA Prevention

Latest Episodes

How sex workers and technologists fought back against FOSTA
June 01, 2020

Lola Hunt and Eliza Sorensen from sex worker and technologist collective Assembly Four talk about the obstacles they had to overcome in developing their projects Switter and, following the passage of the anti-sexwork law, FOSTA/SESTA.

A new breakthrough in the treatment of pedophilic disorder
May 01, 2020

Christoffer Rahm, Principal Investigator of the Priotab project at Sweden’s Karolinska Institute, announces a breakthrough finding about the use of pharmaceuticals to reduce risk factors for some people with pedophilic disorder to commit child sexual a...

Pornography, kink, and child protection
April 05, 2020

Adult movie star Alison Rey comes out about her history of childhood grooming, and what she believes could have prevented it.

EARN IT: The political theater of child protection
February 25, 2020

Professor Eric Goldman from Santa Clara University of Law talks with Jeremy Malcolm about the EARN IT Act, a proposed new law that would require Internet companies to comply with a checklist of child protection safeguards developed by a government comm...

Psychologists and lawyers allied towards rational sex offense laws
February 24, 2020

Law professor Ira Ellman talks with Jeremy Malcolm about bringing together other experts to help judges to make better informed decisions in cases that test the nation’s sexual offense laws. Here are the other resources mentioned by Ira: Sex Offender L...

Decriminalizing non-exploitative, non-coercive sex between adolescents
January 13, 2020

Lucy Minayo is Capacity Building Manager for Africa at the Center for Reproductive Rights. We talk to her about her recent publication that investigates the realities behind the criminalization of noncoercive and nonexploitative consensual sex among ad...

A new primary prevention project for minor attracted persons
December 09, 2019

Dr Gilian Tenbergen from SUNY Oswego and Candice Christiansen from the Global Prevention Project have teamed up to develop a new treatment program for minor attracted persons in New York State. We talk to them about their plans,

Spanking fetishism and child battery
November 25, 2019

Journalist, author, and spanking expert Jillian Keenan explains why spanking of children amounts to sexual battery, and talks about how to educate and protect kids who have minority sexual identities. Here are the resources mentioned by Jillian during ...

Holistic sexuality information and child sexual abuse prevention
October 14, 2019

Award-winning speaker, writer, artist, and educator Ignacio Rivera chats with Meagan Ingerman about their intersectional and sex-positive approach to child sexual abuse prevention and healing. Here are some of Ignacio’s resources online: Ignacio G Rive...

Working towards a prevention-focused justice system
September 02, 2019

Guy Hamilton-Smith, Legal Fellow for the Sex Offense Litigation Policy and Resource Center at the Mitchell Hamline School of Law, speaks about his personal story of rehabilitation, and his vision of a justice system that effectively prevents sexual vio...