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How the NYT pushed Canada to confront one of its biggest tech companies
A sex-worker advocate puts the Pornhub "hysteria" in context
#694 War On Porn
Pornhub is a massive Canadian website that few talked about until the New York Times called it out for profiting from the exploitation of children and rape victims. Now government is rushing to regulate all online pornography. But the NY Times piece has its origins in an anti-porn crusade from an anti-gay, racist evangelic church. Sandra Wesley, executive director of the sex worker advocacy group Stella, says that bad laws will harm sex workers, and that the "moral panic" over porn could even kill them. 
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#289 Canada’s Secret Porn Stash
The New York Times says Canada needs to stand up against child exploitation on PornHub — but their columnist's suggestions could create new problems.