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Brad Curl – Testimony before Attorney General’s Commission on Pornography, 1985

Brad Curl shared some initiatives citizens can take to combat pornography in his testimony before the Attorney General’s Commission in Chicago.  Brad, presented examples of what kinds of pornographic materials like Playboy, Penthouse, and Forum magazines that are considered acceptable and sold in family convenience stores.   He commented that the real issue we are dealing is dignity. Pornography, and the sexualization it produces, is a horrible destroyer of human dignity in our society.


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Brenda MacKillop, testimony before the Attorney General’s Commission on Pornography

Brenda MacKillop, a former Playmate, testified in Chicago before the Commission on Pornography. In her testimony, she describes the way in which Playboy’s ethos corrupted her and her family and caused psychological damage to herself and other Playmates. She describes the human cost inflicted by participating in Playboy’s pornography and the lifestyle that Playboy promotes.

Read full personal account here.