Media Coverage featuring EIE

April 13, 2019 Newsweek: After Catholic University Students Vote To Ban Porn On Campus Wifi, Nonprofit Renews Call For Notre Dame To Follow

About a week after Catholic University of America students in Washington, D.C., voted to bar access to pornographic websites via the on-campus wireless internet network, a nonprofit anti-pornography organization renewed its call for the University of Notre Dame to enact similar measures. On Tuesday, Enough Is Enough®, a nonprofit dedicated to fig ...MORE..

April 12, 2019 'Catholic' Notre Dame Ignores Student Pleas to Filter Porn From Campus WiFi

( -- Although Notre Dame University is a "Catholic" school headed by a priest, Rev. John Jenkins, it has dismissed the request of many students, faculty members, and an anti-pornography/anti-sex trafficking group to install a mandatory filter on its public WiFi to block online pornography.  On Feb. 4, (Donna Rice) Hughes wrote a let ...MORE..

April 12, 2019 Lifesite News: Alumna, mom of current student pleads with Notre Dame to 'take a stand' on porn

SOUTH BEND, Indiana, April 12, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) — An alumna and mother of a student of Notre Dame is asking university president Rev. John Jenkins in a letter to grant a student petition for a campus-wide pornography filter for the university's WiFi internet service. Molly Kraker is a graduate of the Catholic university in South Bend, India ...MORE..

March 15, 2019 Faithwire: Instagram, Facebook Outages Reveal America's Epidemic Porn Problem

You know how the saying goes: Idle hands are the devil's workshop. While I think that proverb gives Satan a little too much credit for our bad choices, the principle proved true during the great social media crisis earlier this week, when Instagram, Facebook and WhatsApp were offline for several hours.... During an interview with Faithwire las ...MORE..

February 27, 2019 FAITHWIRE: Pornography Fuels Sexual Abuse, And College Campuses Need to Take Action to Fix It

Identifying a problem is the easy part; it's solving it that takes a lot of work. That's where a recent study from Duke University has left college administrators — in the space between awareness and action, a place many unfortunately never leave, according to Enough Is Enough® founder Donna Rice Hughes. New research from The Duke Chronicle r ...MORE..

February 21, 2019 February 1, 2019: Donna Rice Hughes and Alma Tucker joined Shannon Bream on "Fox News @ Night" to discuss President Donald J. Trump's White House meeting on human trafficking

December 14, 2018 Washington Examiner: Porn industry girds for Trump crackdown on filth

Pornographers are bracing for the first major obscenity clampdown in three decades under President Trump’s new pick for attorney general, William Barr, a strident social conservative whose views threaten the lucrative industry. Anti-porn campaigners were thrilled with Trump's selection of Barr, previously attorney general under President Georg ...MORE..

December 11, 2018 Washington Times Herald: Group calls on Notre Dame to listen to its students

GREAT FALLS, Va. — Enough Is Enough® (EIE) is calling on the University of Notre Dame to heed the call of students demanding the University filter its public WiFi from pornographic content. In October 2018, EIE began communications with Notre Dame student Jim Martinson who spearheaded a campus-wide petition, along with 80 other male students, to ...MORE..

December 10, 2018 World: Starbucks finally bans porn

Starbucks announced last week it will start blocking porn sites on its in-store Wi-Fi service in 2019. The move comes after years of pressure on the coffee giant to set up filters to block explicit content. Internet safety group Enough Is Enough® (EIE) launched a porn-free campaign aimed at McDonald’s and Starbucks in 2014. The group argued unf ...MORE..

December 6, 2018 CNS: Refuses to Take Down Anal Sex 'How-To' Guide Targeting Teens is refusing to pull a graphic article explaining and promoting anal sex to teenagers, despite widespread outrage from parents. The article, “Anal Sex: What You Need to Know; How to do it the RIGHT way,” was originally published in July 2017, but was updated in May 2018. Its author, Gigi Engle, writes, “Here is the lowdown on ...MORE..

November 30, 2018 Starbucks to Block Porn in 14,000-Plus U.S. Stores

( -- The multi-national coffee chain Starbucks, which has 28,916 shops worldwide and 14,451 in the United States, said it would provide pornography-free Wi-Fi in its U.S. stores starting in 2019. This is happening because of pressure, over many years, from a coalition led by the internet safety group Enough is Enough (EIE).... Rea ...MORE..

November 29, 2018 Starbucks will soon start blocking porn on its public WiFi

Bad news for creeps: Starbucks has announced that it will soon block access to porn websites via the company’s WiFi network. So pervs have only until the end of 2018 to get their jollies in public while sipping on a grande juniper latte. In January, Starbucks will introduce a content blocker that bans access to pornographic sites while using i ...MORE..

November 29, 2018 CNet: Starbucks to stop customers from watching porn in stores

The ban will reportedly begin in 2019, following pressure from internet-safety activists. Starbucks will reportedly crush customers' porn viewing habits in 2019. The coffee giant will introduce a tool that'll stop people from viewing explicit material on its Wi-Fi networks next year, Business Insider reported Tuesday. Watching porn is already ...MORE..

November 29, 2018 NBC News: Starbucks says it will start blocking pornography on its stores' Wi-Fi in 2019

The announcement comes after a new petition by internet safety advocacy group Enough is Enough garnered more than 26,000 signatures. Starbucks will start blocking pornography viewing on its stores' Wi-Fi starting in 2019, the company announced amid renewed public pressure on the coffee giant by an internet-safety group. A Starbucks representati ...MORE..

November 29, 2018 Fortune: Starbucks Will Block Pornography on Its Store Wi-Fi Starting in 2019

File this one under things you probably thought already happened: Starbucks says that it will start blocking pornography on its store’s WiFi starting next year. Viewing porn in a Starbucks store over its free public Wi-Fi network was already a violation of the company’s internet policy; however, it apparently was unable to stop guests from u ...MORE..

November 29, 2018 SFGate: Starbucks says it is finally going to block customers from watching porn in stores after years of pressure

After years of pressure, Starbucks says it has found a way to prevent customers from watching porn in its stores. Next year, the coffee giant plans to introduce a new tool meant to prevent customers from viewing pornography or other explicit content in stores. While watching pornography is banned at Starbucks locations, the chain does not have c ...MORE..

November 29, 2018 The Hill: Starbucks to start blocking pornography on its Wi-Fi in 2019

Starting in 2019, customers at Starbucks will no longer be able to view pornography using the coffee shop’s Wi-Fi network, the company announced this week. A spokesperson for the company told NBC News on Thursday that the viewing of "egregious content" has always violated the java giant’s policy. But now, after years of pressure, the compa ...MORE..

November 28, 2018 The Verge: Starbucks says it'll block porn on its public Wi-Fi next year

Following in the footsteps of McDonald's For years, Starbucks has caught flak for not preventing its customers from watching porn on its in-store Wi-Fi. Now the coffee retailer says that next year it will introduce a filter that prevents customers from viewing porn and other explicit material in stores, as first reported by Business Insider.... ...MORE..

November 28, 2018 Business Insider: Starbucks says it is finally going to block customers from watching porn in stores after years of pressure

Starbucks is rolling out a new tool meant to stop customers from watching pornography and viewing other explicit content in stores in 2019, the company told Business Insider. The coffee giant has been under pressure to block pornography for years, as chains including McDonald's and Chick-fil-A have set up content filters on public Wi-Fi. The in ...MORE..

November 28, 2018 PJMEDIA: 23K Sign Petition Demanding Starbucks Keep Promise to Remove Porn From Wi-Fi

In 2014, the Internet safety group Enough Is Enough® (EIE) led a coalition of 75 organizations and nearly 50,000 petitioners in calling on Starbucks and other companies to prevent access to pornography on their complementary Wi-Fi service. In 2016, Starbucks promised to consider such an action, but has not yet fulfilled that pledge. "By breaking ...MORE..

November 12, 2018 How the GOP Gave Up on Porn

Once, the fight against pornography was the beating heart of the American culture war. Now porn is a ballooning industry — and maybe a harmful one —with no real opponents. What happened? With the internet offering an ever-expanding breadth of content, and smartphones and laptops replacing squalid movie houses and black-curtained storefronts, ...MORE..

September 21, 2018 CBN: #ChurchToo -- Evangelical Leaders' Warning About the Widespread Problem of Sex Abuse

Two Catholics filed a class-action lawsuit this week against eight dioceses in Pennsylvania.  The suit, filed by abuse victim Ryan O'Connor and church member Kristin Hancock, demands the names of priests accused of abuse and the release of internal documents.  It's just another example of how the fallout from a grand jury investigation of se ...MORE..

April 12, 2018
Christian Post: Trump Signs Bill Fighting Sex Trafficking Into Law: 'This is a Very Important Day'

President Donald Trump has signed into law a bill with strong bipartisan support that expands the fight against human sex trafficking. Known as the Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act, or H.R. 1865, President Trump signed the bill on Wednesday morning, with survivors of sex trafficking among those in attendance. "This is a very important day," st ...MORE..

April 10, 2018 Baptist Press: Feds shut down over sex ads

WASHINGTON (BP) -- Opponents of human trafficking have applauded the federal government's shutdown of, reportedly the leading online facilitator of the sex trade. An April 6 message at announced the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and other government entities had seized the website and its affiliates "as part of ...MORE..

March 23, 2018 Christian Post: Anti-Sex Trafficking Orgs Hail Congress for Passing Bill Stopping Tech Giants From Enabling Traffickers

Internet safety activists and anti-sex trafficking advocates are jubilant over the Senate's passage of the FOSTA SESTA bill, calling it a "David and Goliath victory" against tech companies and traffickers. The upper chamber overwhelmingly passed H.R. 1865 which is sometimes called FOSTA-SESTA — Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act-Stop Enabling Se ...MORE..

March 23, 2018 WND: Craigslist kills 'personals' over online sex trafficking

Responding to a bill passed by Congress, Craigslist has killed its personal ad categories, including "strictly platonic," "women seek women," "women seeking men," "men seeking women," "men seeking men," misc romance" and "casual encounters." While the categories still appeared on the organization's website Friday, they linked to the following me ...MORE..

March 23, 2018 Baptist Press: Congress passes online, anti-trafficking bill

Congress has given overwhelming approval to legislation designed to thwart sex trafficking by holding accountable online sites that facilitate the crime. The Senate adopted the bill in a 97-2 vote March 21, barely three weeks after the House of Representatives had passed it Feb. 27 in a 388-25 roll call. The bill will go to President Trump, who ...MORE..

March 22, 2018 SENATE CRACKS DOWN ON ONLINE BROTHELS: White House calls it step 'to end modern slavery in all of its forms'

The U.S. Senate, following House action just weeks ago, Wednesday adopted H.R. 1865, which supporters say will fight online "brothels" that sell sex. A statement from the White House said it is a step "to end modern slavery in all of its forms."... Donna Rice Hughes, president and CEO of the activist organization Enough is Enough, said the 97-2 ...MORE..

March 13, 2018 CBN: Children as Sex Objects: Why NYC Gay Pride Parade Is Being Called a 'Celebration of Pedophilia'

The annual New York City gay pride parade is known for its eccentric themes and over the top, sexually charged floats but this year's headliner has left many in the gay community shaking their heads. The organizers have employed a 10-year-old child as the 'face' of this year's festivities.... Child advocates like Donna Rice Hughes tell CBN New ...MORE..


Victims of sex trafficking today are “one significant step closer” to unleashing their advocates and lawyers against websites that “knowingly exploit women and children for financial gain by serving as a brothel for online advertisements for traffickers and pimps.” And Donna Rice Hughes, president and CEO of the activist organization Eno ...MORE..

February 28, 2018 Congress Finally Targeting 'Outrageous' Profits from Online Sexploitation

It's been a wide-open secret for years:  pimps and traffickers using websites like BackPage to advertise women and children for sale. Law enforcement has turned to these sites to find criminals and victims but the prosecution of the internet companies has been largely out of the question. The problem? A provision in the Communications Decency A ...MORE..

February 28, 2018 Lisah C. Nease: House votes to crack down on online ‘brothel’

Victims of sex trafficking today are “one significant step closer” to being able to unleash their advocates and lawyers on websites that “knowingly exploit women and children for financial gain by serving as a brothel for online advertisements for traffickers and pimps.” And Donna Rice Hughes, chief of the activist organization Enough is ...MORE..

December 19, 2017 Teen Vogue's Sexual Obscenity Must Be Stopped to Protect Kids From Exploitation, Activist Says

A prominent internet safety activist is urging parents to keep the pressure on Teen Vogue as its latest issue pushes obscenity even further despite the backlash it received over its anal sex instruction guide that was published earlier this year. A movement to protect children from dangers in the digital world is underway with major figures like ...MORE..

December 6, 2017 Yahoo News: Cybersafety experts weigh in on Facebook's new Messenger app for kids: 'This is horrifying'

Facebook made a big announcement on Monday: The company has launched a messaging app that's designed just for kids. Dubbed Messenger Kids, the app lets kids use Facebook's messaging tool, making it the first time the company has let children under the age of 13 officially use its software. "Regular" Facebook still has an official use restriction f ...MORE..

November 18, 2017 Breitbart News: Mom's March for America Celebrates Opening of Museum of the Bible

Members of Mom's March for America – a national movement of mothers designed to take back America's culture – plan to attend the dedication ceremony of the Museum of the Bible Friday, November 17. The museum, located just three blocks south of the Capitol in Washington, D.C., houses a 3,200-pound full-scale replica of the Liberty Bell, donated ...MORE..

September 23, 2017 Donna Rice-Hughes, President Enough Is Enough® speaks at Mom's March for America

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August 23, 2017 Christian Post: Digital Addiction, Sexualized Culture Driving Rising Teen Suicide Rates; Fight Is 'Spiritual Battle,' Some Say

A recent CDC report reveals that suicide among teen girls has reached a 40-year high, having doubled in the past 10 years, and in that same time frame the rate has risen 30 percent among teen boys. In 2015, 524 females ages 15 to 19 and 1,537 males in that same age range ended their lives in the United States, the analysis shows. Donna Rice Hu ...MORE..

August 16, 2017 WorldNetDaily: Petition Demands Teen Vogue Take Down Youth 'Porn'

WASHINGTON – A national Internet safety organization is urging Americans to sign a petition to repudiate Teen Vogue’s online anal-sex tutorial and convince the publication to take it down.... It was placed in the mag’s “Sexual Health” section but doesn’t mention the health risks of such activities, according to a petition promoted by ...MORE..

August 3, 2017 Eric Metaxas Radio: interview with Donna Rice Hughes about Teen Vogue

Donna Rice Hughes updates Eric on the campaign that zeros in on the incendiary sex article in Teen Vogue. Listen Now ...MORE..

July 27, 2017 CBN.COM: Internet Safety Group Says 'Teen Vogue Must Stop Promoting Sexual Activity to Youth'

An internet watchdog group is urging parents to help them get Teen Vogue pulled off the shelves just weeks after the magazine published a how-to-guide on anal sex. So far, more than 11,000 people have signed petitions to remove the magazine from grocery stores, bookstores, and the internet... "It is irresponsible for a mainstream teen fashion ...MORE..

July 11, 2017 Teen Vogue's Sex Instruction Guide for Girls Is 'Horrific,' Women's Rights Advocates Say

Women's rights advocates are criticizing a July 7 article in Teen Vogue featuring a "What You Need to Know" advice column, aimed at girls, encouraging them to engage in intercourse and minimizing the dangers. Internet safety activist Donna Rice Hughes, president of Enough is Enough, told CP that she finds Teen Vogue's promotion of sex of any kin ...MORE..

May 10, 2017 USA Today: What's up with Melania Trump's cyber bullying campaign? It's 'a work in progress'

Melania Trump, America's historic first lady, pledged before the election that she would lead a campaign against cyber bullying. But so far, say leaders and activists in anti-cyber bullying efforts, neither Trump nor her East Wing staff have reached out, nor have they responded to offers to help.... Donna Rice Hughes, a key figure in a 1987 po ...MORE..

February 16, 2017 Boston Globe: YouTube star’s anti-Semitic posts a wake-up call for parents

By Lexi Peery Boston Globe Correspondent  The news that Disney axed its deal with YouTube superstar PewDiePie over anti-Semitic content in his videos rocked his millions of fans this week — as well as the millions of parents who’ve long assumed his social media posts were moronic but relatively harmless. After all, 27-year-old PewDiePie, ...MORE..

February 7, 2017 Mother Jones: Whatever Happened to Melania Trump's Anti-Cyberbullying Campaign?

No one in the anti-cyberbullying world has heard from her. On November 3, Melania Trump gave a rare speech on the campaign trail for her husband, Donald. At the end of the speech, she made an announcement: If her husband were elected, she would focus on combating cyberbullying from the White House. "We have to find a better way to talk to each ot ...MORE..

February 3, 2017 Will President Trump Uphold Promise to Fight Online Child Sex Crimes?

Before winning the election, President Trump signed a pledge of support Local child advocates are urging President Trump to act on a campaign promise.  Before even winning the election, Donald Trump signed a pledge- that if elected- he would crack down on internet sex crimes against children.  Advocates say the federal government has not made t ...MORE..

January 25, 2017 Baptist Press: Porn 'health hazard' resolutions considered in Tenn., Va.

Tennessee and Virginia would become the latest states in the U.S. to declare pornography a public health hazard under resolutions introduced in the states' legislatures. Tennessee Senate Joint Resolution 35, which was filed in the state Senate Tuesday (Jan. 24), urges the state to "recognize pornography as a public health hazard leading to a bro ...MORE..

December 7, 2016 Momzette: Vast Online Dangers Threaten Curious Kids

Cyber bullying is one of the top threats facing American children today — that’s no exaggeration. By comparison, schoolyard bullying seems incredibly tame. But when a child is bullied online, all of the damaging words, images, and video of the bullying and the humiliation can be replayed over and over again — and turn up in multiple places ...MORE..

December 5, 2016 ConnectSafely: Larry Magid speaks with Donna Rice Hughes

As part of their podcast from Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) Conference, Larry Magid speaks with Donna Rice Hughes about porn on public Wi-Fi, fake news and the incoming administration. Hear and read the Full Story ...MORE..

November 14, 2016 VICE: The Coming War Over Watching Porn in Fast-Food Restaurants

Back in August, when presidential candidate Donald Trump took a pledge to help clamp down on pornography, smut lovers across the land laughed it off. But now that he is headed for the White House, it makes you wonder if folks should start stockpiling stag mags the way gun lovers hoarded rifles before Obama came into office... ...The movement to ...MORE..

November 8, 2016 USA Today: Obama is right- Social media deepens political division

SAN FRANCISCO — The most acrimonious election in memory mercifully ends tonight. Nasty late-night tweets. Fake news stories circulated on Facebook. Contentious comments from each side cluttering social media. It's enough vitriol to depress a nation and prompt its leader, President Obama,  to say he didn't realize social media would deepen pol ...MORE..

October 21, 2016 CQ Researcher: Pornography -- Does it pose a public health crisis?

Pornography websites attract millions of users each month, reportedly more than either CNN, Amazon or Twitter. A recent phenomenon, “tube” sites, is competing with the traditional porn industry by providing large amounts of free pornographic content from amateur or pirated videos. Because the sites are easy to access through computers or cell ...MORE..

October 13, 2016 Christian Examiner: 'Disney porn' allowed while Mickey goes after family-friendly VidAngel

WASHINGTON (Christian Examiner) – A prominent pro-family leader says Disney has a double standard on copyright issues and has virtually allowed porn websites that use its cartoon characters to remain on the Internet. Donna Rice Hughes, president and CEO of Enough Is Enough®, says she has tried unsuccessfully for more than a decade to get Disney ...MORE..

October 10, 2016 The Salt Lake Tribune Op-Ed: Utah students need real sex ed and 'Fight the New Drug'

The importance of supporting youth as they navigate an increasingly sexualized world is something virtually everyone can agree upon. How to best accomplish this in homes, schools and communities — with many different complementary approaches available — is a conversation bound to involve some meaningful differences in perspective. In an op-e ...MORE..

October 6, 2016 Washington Examiner Op-Ed: Disney's Full Frontal Hypocrisy

As a stepmother, grandmother of three and the leader of Enough Is Enough®, I've been up close and personal in confronting online pornography, child pornography, child stalking and sexual predation since 1994. Enough Is Enough® is an organization fighting to make the Internet safer for children and families. This quest has taken me everywhere: from ...MORE..

September 28, 2016 The Hill: Trump and Clinton voice bipartisan support to protect children online

Back to school season this year notably also marks the 25th anniversary of the internet. And though the internet is widely used and enjoyed as a culturally transformative technology, it can also be misused for unspeakable evil and devastating harm to children. In the years since sexual predators and the truly depraved began posting black market i ...MORE..

September 27, 2016 CNSNews: Donna Rice-Hughes on Latest Weiner Scandal: A 'Teachable Moment' About The 'Dangers of Sexting'

The Daily Mail and the New York Post reported last week that Weiner allegedly had started sexting with a 15-year-old high school girl earlier this year. Donna Rice-Hughes, president and CEO of Enough is Enough, a non-profit organization dedicated to making the Internet safer for children and families, criticized former New York Congressman and m ...MORE..

September 23, 2016 WND: Women commit suicide over horrific 'cyber rape' trend

'Think before you post. Think before you share. Nothing is truly private' It’s 2016: The Internet is king, and sexting and pornography have become a global obsession – but, in some cases, the fascination is actually killing young women. On Sept. 15, the world was stunned when a toxic mix of “revenge porn” and cyber bullying tragicall ...MORE..

September 23, 2016 Augusta Free Press: Sexting headlines emphasize need for vigilance

'Sexual exploitation is a real and pose danger. No child is immune.' Reports indicate Anthony Weiner has been knowingly sexting with a minor, a 15-year-old high school girl. While sexting may unfortunately be the new normal for youth and adults alike, adults sexting with minor children is a crime.  Weiner’s compulsive sexting behavior has alre ...MORE..

September 20, 2016 Washington Examiner: Hollywood attacks parental movie filtering OK'd by Congress

An entertainment company that is acting on a 2005 federal law to let parents filter sex, violence and profanity from movies is under attack in Hollywood, drawing return fire from at least 16 family groups who are threatening to urge a boycott by the 52 million "values audience." VidAngel, whose motto is "watch movies however the bleep you want," ...MORE..

September 19, 2016 WND: Obama AWOL on child porn, sex trafficking, bestiality

Only 1 presidential candidate commits to ending sexploitation of women, youth A leading advocate for protecting children from obscene Internet content says President Obama has been absent in the fight, and she is now urging Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton to play a leading role in the fight against child exploitation, child pornography and other ...MORE..

September 15, 2016 WND: Myra Adams talks to activist who roared back from scandal via 'God's faithfulness'

VIP Q&A with Donna Rice Hughes: Internet-safety warrior The summer of 2016 brought EIE three headline-making victories. First, after waging an aggressive two-year public advocacy campaign urging McDonald’s and Starbucks to lead corporate America by blocking porn on public Wi-Fi at their restaurants, both corporations agreed to add anti-porn fi ...MORE..

September 7, 2016 The Christian Post: Sexting Has Become 'Rite of Passage' for Teens, Internet Safety Activist Warns Parents

A leading internet safety advocate is warning parents about the dangers of sexting, saying that it has become a "rite of passage" among teens. "Internet pornography has become the wallpaper of our children's lives from a very early age," said Donna Rice Hughes in an interview with The Christian Post on Tuesday. "Here is the reality: Parents ar ...MORE..

September 1, 2016 National Catholic Register: The Politics of Pornography

Elizabeth Smart has become a public face for a new strategy to frame hard-core porn as a public-health issue, and it has also become a topic of discussion in the presidential election campaign. Pornography may have crossed over into mainstream pop culture more than a generation ago and is considered by many today to be a harmless indulgence, but ...MORE..

August 25, 2016 ABC News: Why You Should Think Twice Before Posting Back-to-School Photos

As children head back to school, the temptation to share your excitement with a first day photo on social media is understandable. But Donna Rice Hughes, the president & CEO of Enough Is Enough®, a non-profit organization that seeks to maximize internet safety for children and families, is urging parents to think carefully about the information t ...MORE..

August 7, 2016 The Blaze: Presidential Candidates Asked to Sign Pledge to Protect Children From Sexual Exploitation — Here’s How They Responded

Three presidential candidates have been asked to sign a pledge that promises to crack down on existing anti-obscenity laws, but only one nominee responded. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump returned the signed pledge to the nonpartisan organization Enough Is Enough® prior to his party’s national convention last month, the group’s f ...MORE..

August 7, 2016 Western Journalism: Of The Three Candidates, Only Trump Pledged To Keep Internet Safe For Kids

"... check our differences at the door for the sake of the children." Recently, all three presidential candidates were asked to pledge to enforce Internet obscenity laws — known as “The Children’s Internet Safety Presidential Pledge.” But only Donald Trump did so, according to TheBlaze. Donna Rice Hughes, CEO of the non-partisan group ...MORE..

August 3, 2016 The National Review: Trump Is Right to Sign Pledge Protecting Children from Pornography

Donald Trump recently signed the Children’s Internet Safety Presidential Pledge, promising to “uphold the rule of law by aggressively enforcing existing federal laws to prevent the sexual exploitation of children online.” Hillary Clinton refused to sign — citing a policy against signing any pledges — but said she agrees with its goals. ...MORE..

August 2, 2016 LifeSite: Donald Trump signs first-ever presidential anti-porn pledge

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 1, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) – Donald Trump has become the first presidential candidate to sign an anti-pornography pledge, promising to crack down on obscenity after an eight-year-long hiatus at the federal level. Although he signed the pledge on July 16, the release is just making the news today, after the Republican and D ...MORE..

August 2, 2016 MOMZette: Trump Signs Anti-Porn Pledge, Clinton Refuses

The commonsense measure is about protecting America's kids One presidential candidate has promised to enforce current obscenity laws to stop hard-core pornography videos on the internet from getting in front of our children. The other presidential candidate is unwilling to make the same promise. GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump has signed ...MORE..

August 2, 2016 The Slot: Donald Trump Seems to Have Signed an Anti-Porn Pledge

On Monday, advocacy group Enough Is Enough® announced via press release that Donald Trump, serial woman-cherisher, had signed an anti-porn pledge, vowing to "prevent the sexual exploitation of children online," and to "make the internet safer for all." That really is something. "Mr. Trump's leadership and commitment to uphold the rule of law is d ...MORE..

August 2, 2016 Daily Caller News Foundation: Clinton Rejects Call To Prevent Child Porn

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton refused to sign a pledge Monday that would protect children from exploitation by the porn industry. "In past Administrations, the Internet obscenity laws have not been aggressively or adequately enforced. The invasion of graphic online worldwide is 'the largest unregulated social experiment in human history,'" ...MORE..

August 2, 2016 The Daily Dot: Donald Trump signs pledge to back anti-porn laws if elected president

Donald Trump has pledged to do everything in his power to limit access to internet pornography if elected president. The bipartisan nonprofit Enough Is Enough® announced on Monday that the Republican presidential nominee has signed its Children's Internet Safety Presidential Pledge, which outlines five broad anti-porn efforts Trump has effectivel ...MORE..

August 2, 2016 PC World: Donald Trump signs pledge to crack down on Internet porn

Clinton's campaign reportedly says that it supports the pledge's goals. Donald Trump has pledged to crack down on Internet pornography via corporate partnerships and possibly establishing a federal commission on the harmful effects of pornography, a nonprofit said Monday. While it appears to be coincidental, Trump's pledge comes a day after ...MORE..

August 2, 2016 ChurchMilitant: Trump Signs Anti-Porn Pledge

DETROIT ( - Donald Trump is pledging to enforce U.S. obscenity laws protecting children from hardcore online pornography. On Monday, Trump signed "The Children's Internet Safety Presidential Pledge" written by the organization Enough is Enough (EIE). If he's elected president of the United States, he promises to enforce obscen ...MORE..

August 1, 2016 US News & World Report: Trump Gets Hard Time From Pornographers Over Anti-Obscenity Pledge

Porn titans call Trump the 'ultimate misogynist,' say he should delete his Twitter account if he's so concerned about decency. Donald Trump has signed a pledge to crack down on pornography if he's elected president, according to a group that campaigns for the enforcement of federal laws that arguably criminalize distributing images of sexual act ...MORE..

August 1, 2016 Houston Chronicle: Donald Trump says he will crack down on internet porn while in office

The presidential nominee signed a pledge in July stating he would do so Earlier this summer, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump signed a pledge that he would fight internet porn and work to prevent the sexual exploitation of children online if elected president. The pledge he signed was authored by Enough is Enough, a bipartisan group ...MORE..

August 1, 2016 Washington Examiner: Trump signs first ever Internet anti-porn pledge, Clinton refuses

Donald Trump has signed the first-ever internet anti-porn presidential pledge, promising to enforce long-ignored obscenity laws to stop the explosion of hard core sex videos that studies show are rewiring teen brains and feeding violence against children. The Republican presidential candidate signed the pledge from the internet safety group Enou ...MORE..

July 31, 2016 Catholic Register: Some fast-food chains now blocking customers' internet access to porn

WASHINGTON – When the U.S. bishops urged a national policy of net neutrality, they wanted to make sure that internet access was made equally available to all people. A federal appeals court upheld that principle earlier this year, agreeing with the Federal Communications Commission's argument was that internet access was a utility and should b ...MORE..

July 25, 2016 McDonald’s And Starbucks In The USA To Block Pornography On Their Free WiFi

Watching pornography using the free WiFi at Starbucks and McDonald’s outlets across the US will no longer be an option thanks to the new filters the fast food giants have and will install. These steps were taken to keep up the chains’ ‘family friendly’ image as a response to a campaign by Enough is Enough. Enough is Enough is a non-profi ...MORE..

July 21, 2016 The Atlantic: Hotels- Pretty Okay With Their Customers' Porn-Watching Habits

As more businesses block access to certain internet content on personal devices, the hospitality industry is finding it lucrative not to. Earlier this week, McDonald’s and Starbucks became the two latest high-profile companies to pledge to block customers from accessing pornography over store-provided wifi networks. The development was the most ...MORE..

July 20, 2016 CNS NEWS: Porn-Free Zone- McDonald's Adopts 'Friendly Wi-Fi' to Protect Patrons from Smut

McDonald's has recently started filtering the free Wi-Fi the company provides at most of its U.S. locations to protect patrons from pornography, sexual predation and cyberbullying. "McDonald's is committed to providing a safe environment for our customers, and we are pleased to share that Wi-Fi filtering has been activated in the majority of McD ...MORE..

July 19, 2016 Slate: Starbucks Is Banning Porn From Its Free Wi-Fi

Customers will soon no longer be able to watch porn at Starbucks. The coffee giant will soon block explicit websites, CNN reports. “Once we determine that our customers can access our free Wi-Fi in a way that also doesn’t involuntarily block unintended content, we will implement this in our stores,” a Starbucks spokesperson told CNN on Fri ...MORE..

July 18, 2016 The Christian Post: Starbucks, McDonald's Block Customers' Access to Porn on Wi-Fi Networks to Protect Children

After a serious push from anti-pornography groups, coffeehouse chain Starbucks and fast food giant McDonald's have agreed to block porn from their Wi-Fi networks. Enough Is Enough®, a national bi-partisan nonprofit organization that has led the fight to make the internet safer for children and families since 1994, revealed in a statement last Wed ...MORE..

July 18, 2016 Chicago Tribune: McDonald's, Starbucks agree to filter Wi-Fi porn

McDonald's and Starbucks are implementing filtering technology that blocks customers using Wi-Fi from accessing pornography sites. The move follows a campaign from anti-pornography groups Enough is Enough and the National Center on Sexual Exploitation to demand the chains filter out pornography. Oak Brook-based McDonald's says in a statement t ...MORE..

July 18, 2016 Consumer Affairs: Retailers with wi-fi hotspots find they need to block porn

McDonalds acts, Starbucks considers it You wouldn't think someone would go to a restaurant or coffee shop and use the free wi-fi access to watch porn, but apparently it's a thing. Last week McDonald's said it had installed filters on public wi-fi at its restaurants to prevent customers from accessing porn sites. Now Starbucks says it is explo ...MORE..

July 17, 2016 Inquisitr: McDonald’s And Starbucks Are Taking A Stand For Internet Safety

Apparently, McDonald’s patrons have been taking advantage of McDonald’s free WiFi service to surf porn sites while dining at the restaurant. According to Fortune, McDonald’s recently changed its free WiFi access to prevent customers from watching pornography on their smartphones and other electronic devices, following years of pressure fro ...MORE..

July 16, 2016 Washington Times: Starbucks to begin porn-blocking on its free Wi-Fi

Starbucks said Friday that the coffee chain’s complimentary Wi-Fi will soon block X-rated websites, heeding the call of anti-porn activists who recently found similar success after urging McDonald's to do the same. “Once we determine that our customers can access our free Wi-Fi in a way that also doesn’t involuntarily block unintended cont ...MORE..

July 16, 2016 Starbucks to begin porn-blocking on its free Wi-Fi

Starbucks said Friday that the coffee chain’s complimentary Wi-Fi will soon block X-rated websites, heeding the call of anti-porn activists who recently found similar success after urging McDonald’s to do the same. “Once we determine that our customers can access our free Wi-Fi in a way that also doesn’t involuntarily block unintended co ...MORE..

July 16, 2016 The Verge: McDonald's is now filtering out porn from its public Wi-Fi networks

You can still get a Happy Meal for kids at McDonald's, but it'll be trickier to have an adult "happy time" — the restaurant chain is now blocking pornographic content on its public Wi-Fi services. "McDonald's is committed to providing a safe environment for our customers," a spokesperson said, confirming that the chain was now using Wi-Fi filter ...MORE..

July 15, 2016 CNN Money: Starbucks and McDonald's move to block porn from their Wi-Fi networks

Anti-pornography groups have succeeded in their efforts to get Starbucks and McDonald's to block porn on the chains' Wi-Fi networks. Earlier this year McDonald's (MCD) responded by putting filters in place at most of its U.S. restaurants, a change that was disclosed this week. The company had already had the filtering in place at its U.K. restau ...MORE..

July 15, 2016 Trusted Reviews: McDonald's Wi-Fi filters porn, so you’ll need to go to Starbucks instead

Customers using McDonald’s Wi-Fi in the United States probably aren’t doing so to research the nutritional information of the fast-food they’re shovelling down. However, it turns out quite a few of them were making use of the anonymity to get their fix of pornography… until recently. McDonald's has now deployed filters that prevent gre ...MORE..

July 15, 2016 Fortune: McDonald's Just Made Surfing for Porn Harder.

An internet safety group had been clamoring for change for years If you want to watch porn while enjoying a Big Mac, you now have to use your own data plan. McDonald’s recently changed its free WiFi access to prevent customers from watching pornography on their smartphones and other devices, following years of pressure from internet safety a ...MORE..

July 15, 2016 THE SUN (UK): McDonald’s is now banning customers from watching PORN in its restaurants

McDonald’s now joins Subway as chains that block customers from using free Wi-Fi to view adult content MACCIES has stopped allowing customers to use their restaurants’ free Wi-Fi to view porn. The world’s largest fast food joint has made the move after an internet safety advocacy group pressured it for two years to block the X-rated stu ...MORE..

July 14, 2016 New York Post: Sorry, but you can’t watch porn at McDonald’s anymore

McDonald’s has stopped allowing customers to use their restaurants’ free Wi-Fi to view porn. The world’s largest restaurant company made the move after an internet safety advocacy group pressured it for two years to block the X-rated stuff. McDonald’s now joins Panera Bread, Subway and Chick-fil-A as chains that block customers from us ...MORE..

July 14, 2016 WND: GOP platform blisters porn as public health crisis

The 2016 Republican draft platform contains a blistering denunciation of pornography as a grave threat to public health and a “menace.” The amendment introduced by North Carolina delegate Mary Frances Forrester, which was adopted unanimously, promptly unleashed a wave of criticism from left wing commentators eager to poke fun at the Republic ...MORE..

July 14, 2016 247 Wall Street: McDonald’s Blocks Porn Viewing at Its Restaurants

Presumably free public internet access is just that. Sign into Wi-Fi, surf as you would like. McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) has put an important limitation on that freedom. People who use its free Wi-Fi will no longer be able to use it to watch pornography. Enough Is Enough® (EIE), an internet safety nonprofit, announced a program that in part a ...MORE..

July 14, 2016 Grub Street: McDonald’s Is Tired of Everybody Watching Porn on Its Free Wi-Fi

Surely many people agree that nothing goes with a Big Mac like some grade-A internet porn. McDonald’s, however, is not cool with this happening on its free Wi-Fi. As a result, customers hoping to watch any on their laptops inside stores will now find that they’ve been thwarted by a filter. The move comes two years after an advocacy group first ...MORE..

July 14, 2016 Gizmodo: McDonald's No Longer Offering Free Porn

Bad news perverts: McDonald’s free public wi-fi will begin using filters to keep customers from watching porn in its restaurants. The filtering will eventually affect all corporate-owned locations. McDonald’s says the new policy is aimed at creating “a safe environment.” After two years of pressure, the world’s biggest burger chain fin ...MORE..

July 14, 2016 Venture Beat: McDonald’s now blocks porn on its public Wi-Fi in the U.S., Starbucks urged to follow suit

McDonald’s restaurants have long served as popular hubs for pigging out on greasy food, gulping down gallons of soda, and… watching porn? Hmm, that’s a new one. Internet safety evangelist group Enough Is Enough® (EiE) has lobbied politicians and corporations for years with the intent of “making the internet safer for children and families ...MORE..

July 14, 2016 Minority News: I'm Lovin' It: Mcdonald's Makes Protecting Children and Families from Internet Pornography and Child Pornography Top Priority- Enough Is Enough® Praises Worldwide Chain for Internet Safety Leadership

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Enough Is Enough® (EIE), the nation's pioneering Internet safety organization today praised the McDonald's corporation® for their decision to filter public Wi-Fi from pornography and child pornography. EIE launched its "National Porn Free Wi-Fi" campaign  in the fall of 2014, with nearly 50, ...MORE..

July 14, 2016 Yahoo Finance: McDonald's has put an end to an unexpected consequence of offering free Wi-Fi

Customers can no longer watch porn at McDonald's. The fast-food chain began implementing a filtered Wi-Fi policy in corporate-owned locations earlier this year, according to Enough Is Enough®, an internet-safety organization. Now the organization reports that the majority of McDonald's restaurants now offer filtered Wi-Fi access. "Parents can ...MORE..

July 13, 2016 Fox News: Bravo, McDonald's, for protecting children and families from Internet porn

One of America’s most profitable companies and most beloved brands, McDonald’s, has shown that corporations can behave responsibly for the safety of all of its customers.  Recently, the company decided it would filter its public Wi-Fi to block both pornography and child pornography (child abuse images) from being viewed in its restaurants. ...MORE..

July 13, 2016 Washington Examiner: McDonald's says No more porn with Happy Meals as it filters WiFi

McDonald's has decided to block porn from restaurant WiFi, joining other national chains like Chick-fil-A and Panera Bread to provide more family-friendly web browsing with Happy Meals. "McDonald's is committed to providing a safe environment for our customers, and we are pleased to share that WiFi filtering has been activated in the majority of ...MORE..

July 13, 2016 Yahoo News: I'm Lovin' It: Mcdonald's Makes Protecting Children and Families from Internet Pornography and Child Pornography Top Priority

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Enough Is Enough® (EIE), the nation's pioneering Internet safety organization today praised the McDonald's corporation® for their decision to filter public Wi-Fi from pornography and child pornography. EIE launched its "National Porn Free Wi-Fi" campaign  in the fall of 2014, with nearly 50, ...MORE..

June 3, 2016 TRIBLIVE: 2 Allegheny County men charged with child porn after Twitter and Dropbox alert police

A social media website and file-storage service outed two Allegheny County men suspected of possessing and sharing child pornography, police said Wednesday. The men are part of a trend — predators utilizing and being caught by technology, said Donna Rice Hughes, president and chief executive officer of Enough is Enough, a nonprofit aimed at maki ...MORE..

April 20, 2016 Utah Becomes First State to Call Porn a ‘Public Health Crisis’

On Tuesday, Utah became the first state in the country to designate pornography a “public health” issue. The non-binding resolution will change no laws but, according to advocates, will begin a conversation about the harms porn causes among its users, most especially children who find porn easily on their hand-held devices. Utah’s Gover ...MORE..

April 13, 2016 "Wi-Fi Now 2016" draws competing program

“Wired Health Now 2016” Battles “Wi-Fi Now 2016” Advocates for healthy practices for cellphones, computers and other devices have organized “Wired Health Now 2016” April 19-21 to offset “Wi-Fi Now 2016” in Tysons Corner, Va., on the same dates. “Wired Health” will be a cyber conference with dozens of participants not only fr ...MORE..

April 7, 2016 Donna Rice Hughes noted for Pornography Fight on

Mike McManus of Marriagesavers  writes about how young men are fighting Pornography, and notes Donna Rice Hughes' efforts to get Presidential candidates to take a stand on the issue. Read the article here: ...MORE..

March 23, 2016 Utah could be first of many states to declare porn a health crisis

A resolution declaring pornography a public health crisis landed on Utah Gov. Gary Herbert’s desk last week after unanimously passing the state House and Senate. The pornography industry “is able to succeed on the myth that pornography is just harmless fun,” said Donna Rice Hughes, president and CEO of internet safety group Enough is Enoug ...MORE..

March 8, 2016 The Daily Star: Does porn cause sexual violence?

 Pornography is perhaps the best kept open secret in almost all modern societies where there may be laws that prohibit its production, use and sale, but in reality it is the most accessible form of sexual gratification. The internet and mobile phone have formed the perfect accomplices to perpetuate this phenomenon that degrades and dehumanises wo ...MORE..