Public school assignments routinely include material that is very sexually explicit and graphically violent. Such material is drastically changing the way the youth of our country think. In addition, it is encouraging them to be very permissive sexually. Ultimately, it puts their physical, mental and emotional health at risk and makes it harder for them to make lasting bonds in marriage.
Many of these books have been made into R rated movies but if the movies followed the explicit writings of the books, the ratings would have to be “X.”
Please look at these 13 pages of objections to one book: Handmaid’s Tale
U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. C. Everett Koop, declared violent or pornographic media a “crushing public health problem . . . a clear and present danger ... blatantly anti-human....We must oppose it as we oppose all violence and prejudice.” Koop condemned the common content of American “literature, plays and movies,” specifically because Koop was well aware of the body of scientific literature confirming that the “transition from things imagined to things real is a very easy one” in which we “suit action to fantasy.”
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