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Moral Panics

  1. pornography
    Explaining the Latest Skirmish in the Porn WarsBeware of simple x-causes-y stories.
  2. moral panics
    What Is Utah’s Anti-Porn Craze Really About?One scholar doesn’t think it has much to do with actual public-health concerns.
  3. moral panics
    PSA: Pregnant Women Are Allowed to Go to BarsNew York City just reminded bars and restaurants that they can’t discriminate against women who are with child.
  4. millennials
    The Myth of the Ever-More-Fragile College StudentTo some people, it certainly feels like college students are getting more and more mentally ill. The truth is much more complicated.
  5. moral panics
    The Sex-Robot Panic Will Be Just Like Every Other Sex Panic“We propose that the development of sex robots will further reduce human empathy that can only be developed by an experience of mutual relationship.”
  6. moral panics
    Has Tinder Really Sparked a Dating Apocalypse?Probably not.
  7. Decades of Hand-wringing About Wearable TechWe are all cyborgs typing in thumb code.