- Feb 18, 2020
Ex-soldiers who were wounded in war are being retrained to help in the discovery of child pornographers on the internet.
Speaking at a secular government conference on child pornography and online threats to youth on Thursday, a Catholic priest said the fight against child abuse isn’t merely a cause for the Church, but for the entire human family and for civilization itself.
A leading expert in cyberpsychology has raised concerns about the impact early access to technology could have on child development, including how easy it is for kids to find age-inappropriate sexual content.
Representatives from the Vatican are joining forces with scientific experts later this week to address the problem of drugs and a rise in what have been dubbed “new dependencies,” including addictions to sex, the internet and gambling.
During the opening week of the Synod of Bishops, one surprising issue to emerge with an exclamation point has been the ambivalence of the digital world.