NZ survey finds sexual violence on the rise due to porn
"Pornography is now the main sex educator for young people"Read more
Collective Shout responds to common defences of Honey Birdette sexploitation
Honey Birdette is a serial sexploitation offender. The sex shop, located in shopping centres around the country, has attracted hundreds of complaints for its sexist advertising.Read more
Soft approach on child exploitation material is a betrayal to the community
A Queensland man found with 14 hours of video and over 500 images of child exploitation material has received an 18 month suspended sentence. Christopher Edward Hunt had become desensitised to violent porn and had been collecting images and videos of children being tortured and engaging in sex acts with animals.
The 31 year old lived with his parents and after police raided his house he admitted to possessing child exploitation material and sexually abusing the family's Staffordshire terrier.Read more
Sony blocks release of game where player sexually abuses schoolgirl
SONY has blocked the Western release of an 'adult role-playing game' that saw the player undress schoolgirls and fondle their breasts while on a quest for the holy grail.Read more
Collective Shout ambassador Kerryn Baird speaks about the sexualisation of culture
This week Collective Shout ambassador, Kerryn Baird, spoke to Andrew West on radio regarding her concerns about the pornified culture that young people have to navigate.
Girls as young as six years old want to be sexy because of the pornified imagery they are bombarded by in their daily life.
Kerryn is concerned for her own three children and says communities, government and corporates are all responsible.
Click below to listen.
Committee hands down Sexualisation of children and young people report (NSW)
On November 16th 2016 the NSW Committee on Children and Young People released the report on the Sexualisation of children and young people.Read more
Melbourne woman declares war on Target and Big W for inappropriate girls' shoes
A Melbourne woman has had enough of corporates sexualising children and has channeled her anger into activism. Whilst shopping for shoes for her little girl in Target she realised a range of the children's ballet flats had heels on them. She then went into Big W and noticed they too had similar heeled ballet flats for little girls.
From the Target website
From the Big W website starting from size 6 (for an 18 month old)Read more
Boys are scholars, girls are looked at: Gap slammed for sexist kids t-shirts
Clothing retailer Gap has been accused of sexism over their latest kids collection. The advertising campaign features a little boy, labelled 'the scholar' wearing an Albert Einstein t-shirt, and a girl, the 'social butterfly' whose outfit is the 'talk of the playground'.Read more
Her daughter was sexually exploited online so this mum took action!
We have a saying at Collective Shout:Read more
ABC News covers Collective Shout Frilledneck Fashion sexualisation campaign
Last week we exposed Frilledneck Fashion, a dancewear company posting sexualising images of pre-teen girls on social media. Today ABC News ran a feature on our campaign.Read more