Thanks to all who came and those who made the celebration a wonderful event! If you weren't able to make it you can listen here.
Celebrate with us this Saturday, 12th, 2–4 pm at 17700 Old Baltimore Rd. Olney, MD 20832. Free and light refreshments.
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Join us November 12, 2–4 pm at 17700 Old Baltimore Rd. Olney, MD 20832. Guest speaker Savannah Lawrence. Free admission. See flyer here.
On Saturday, October 15, from 9:30am until noon, Capital Baptist Church in Annandale, VA will be hosting a Restoration 1:99 workshop entitled "Sexual Addiction in the Church". You can check out event details here.
Listen to Matt Aujero's live radio interview on WAVA radio station, 105.1 FM here.
MCAP is pleased to announce that a member of our speakers' bureau, Matt Aujero, will be interviewed live on WAVA radio station, 105.1 FM, 780 AM, from 5:05-5:15 pm ET, as part of the Don Kroah afternoon talk show. See here and the call-in number for the show is 888-293-9282.
View Dr. Donald Hilton speaking on "Pornography and the Brain: Public Health Considerations." here.
October 25th - 31st is White Ribbons Against Pornography (WRAP) week. See the FLYER.
Read our 2015 MCAP Fall Newsletter, including information on WRAP week.
July 13th, 12-1pm, Dr. Donald Hilton speaking on "Pornography and the Brain: Public Health Considerations." View FLYER.
Watch the video "Somebody's Daughter," Sun., Oct. 27, 2:00 pm, at the Salvation Army of PG County Chapel, 4825 Edmonston Rd. Hyattsville, MD. 20781. No one under 15 please, at the S.A.'s request. Download flyer here (Spanish).
Nov 1st, 7pm enjoy chamber music followed by the movie "Somebody's Daughter." Download flyer here.
RSVP by October 25th! RSVP now. See the Flyer.
Look for a Podcast done by the iCareCoalition that will be posted on their website in the next couple of days. Additionally, on their website are resources dealing with cell phone parental controls and more. Check it out.
Friday October 28th, 7-9:30pm join MCAP in celebrating 25 years of fighting for innocence. It will be located at the "Knights of Columbus" in College Park. Featuring guest speaker Patrick Trueman. RSVP by October 8th 25th. See the Flyer.
October 30th - November 6th is White Ribbons Against Pornography (WRAP) week, sponsored by Morality in Media (MIM). This is a great opportunity to show how you feel about the negative effects of pornography by considering Action Steps 1-7 on the WRAP page!
To order ribbons just call Art McKnew at 301-864-2106.
In the evening from 7-9:30pm on Friday October 28th, join MCAP in celebrating 25 years of fighting for innocence. It will be located at the "Knights of Columbus" in College Park. Save the date!
An authentically masculine outdoor experiential weekend for males. Arrive Thursday evening and be back by Sunday afternoon. Three more weekend retreats this year. Reserve your spot today.
More than 100 Members of Congress sign letters urging Attorney General Holder to enforce Federal obscenity laws.
pureHOPE (formerly the National Coalition for the Protection of Children & Families) and the Religious Alliance Against Pornography are co-sponsoring a summit to be held April 13 and 14, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland. The purpose of the Summit is to address the social costs of the proliferation and normalization of pornography, including its increased accessibility through mobile devices and its role in driving demand for sex trafficking in the United States and across the globe. For more details visit the website here.
A live one-hour online conference on pornography in which YOU can participate. On December 9th at 11:00 AM Eastern, you will be able to watch this important event right on Facebook and can ask questions of our panelists. RSVP to the event here so we can keep you updated. You will be able to submit questions online to the panelists. The event will be broadcast live from here.
A demonstration of Internet Safety 101 recommended for School Personnel, Parents, Guardians and not children. Tuesday, Nov. 16th 7:45-9:00 PM. At St. Catherine Labour (see address on flyer). No registration required. Print the flyerand spread the word.
White Ribbons Against Pornography (WRAP) week, sponsored by Morality in Media (MIM), begins in a week.
To order ribbons just call Art McKnew at 301-467-6988. The cost of the ribbons is only 4 cents each. Remember to raise awareness, using this printable campaign flyer.
October 31st - November 7th is White Ribbons Against Pornography (WRAP) week, sponsored by Morality in Media (MIM). This is a great opportunity to show how you feel about the negative effects of pornography!
To raise awareness, print and post this White Ribbon Campaign flyer from here.
Find out how the candidates you are considering for State's Attorney responded to questions about fighting pornography here.
Read about increased attention to fighting child pornography here
Read more about legislation to curb the influence of pornography on our 'Legislation' page
Read the lates article from the Sunday Times, confirming that porn leads to increased sexual harrassment. Read the article here
November 17, Tuesday--
Legislator Andy Harris wrote a wonderful Op-Ed, 'Don't treat pornography lightly,' letting Marylanders know why the lack of a porn policy at Maryland U could be detrimental. Read the article here
In response to the recent Washington Post article 'Rated XXX', condemning the recent, responsible actions of State Senator Dr Andrew P. Harris, MCAP PresidentRobert H. Kammer issued the following response:
"Senator Harris is doing the job he was elected to do, namely [to] protect the public image of the State’s University System and assure that state taxpayer money is well-spent. The courts have told us that obscenity is determined by public standards, and what Senator Harris is doing is trying to get the University to acknowledge those public standards which are very clear to the majority of Marylanders."
October 25th - November 1st is White Ribbons Against Pornography (WRAP) week, sponsored by Morality in Media (MIM). This is a great opportunity to show how you feel about the negative effects of pornography!
To order ribbons and arrange delivery from MCAP just call Art McKnew at 301-864-2106. The cost of the ribbons is only 4 cents each.
Additionally, MCAP is sponsoring a special WRAP correspondence campaign--we are writing letters to the new U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder, encouraging him to prosecute adult hard-core obscenity cases. Click here (pdf) or here (.doc) to view and print a sample letter
For additional information about how to get ribbons and what you can do to participate visit this link. There are even White Ribbon pins, pendants, decals and car magnets.
Due to the efforts of our supporters and friends, Prince George's County Council recently approved much-needed restrictions on Adult Book Shops. Read the Washington Post story here.
Despite the threat of rain, the NO MORE PORN TOUR demonstration was a success. Thirty participants from MCAP and "The King’s Men" protested the "Wholesale Lingerie" store at the intersection of intersection of Powder Mill Rd. and Route 1 in Beltsville. Thank you to all who participated!
It's time for Congress to clean out pornographic material from all military premises. Support the Military Honor and Decency Act.
A new national survey of online youth has mixed news for those concerned about Internet safety. The bad news: increasing exposure to unwanted pornography and online harassment and cyber-bullying.
See the Complete Report.
If you're doing research about the size and reach of the pornography industry, Top Ten Reviews offers some very eye-opening statistics. Enough is Enough also provides some very informative statistics on the industry.
According to the U.S. State Department ( http://www.state.gov/) human trafficking is a very serious problem. Trafficked persons are often found in prostitution and sex entertainment. According to U.S. Government estimates, 600,000 to 800,000 victims are trafficked across international boundaries annually, and between 14,500 and 17,500 of those victims are trafficked into the United States each year. More than half of the victims are children. Child victims are often exploited for sexual purposes, including prostitution, pornography and sex tourism.
Click here for the complete information sheet (pdf).
Both nationally and within the Washington, D.C. suburbs, porn addicts are not helped by the fact that pornography distribution chains are alive and well all around us. We are working to enforce existing obscenity and zoning laws. Click here to read more.