Here are a few of the highlight statistics on Porn:
- The Porn industry makes US$56Bil p.a.
- The average age of a persons first contact with porn = 11
- US$3bil is made on child porn
- 1000's of porn sites target kids by having name pages that are mis-spelt kids cartoon characters
- 800 000 people are illegally shipped across borders each year in the slave industry... the majority of these are used in the sex industry
- 47% of Christians admit that porn is a major issue in their household
but it is also a place of much good! One such sight is freerice.com
Here is an excerpt from their site's FAQ:
Will the rice I donate make a difference?
The rice you donate makes a huge difference to the person who receives it. According to the United Nations, about 25,000 people die each day from hunger or hunger-related causes, most of them children. To a mother or father watching a loved child die in their arms from hunger, the rice you donate is more precious than anything in the world.
The site uses a fantastic win-win model:
You play... and increase your word knowledge
those in poverty benefit 20 grains of rice for each word you get right!
Don't wait another second... CLICK HERE to give it a go... and make a difference in someone's life!
Let me know what you thought!
PS: If you know of other similar sights please do let me know!