Sexualisation of Children

All Made Up

Kylie Barton | Posted 27.02.2017 | UK Style
Kylie Barton

Young people wearing make-up has always been a topic of debate, but when one of the young carers I work with wrote a song about how it affects her for one of our choir sessions, I felt inspired to write about the issue.

How James Corden And Britney Spears Sexualised Schoolgirls 'One More Time' In Carpool Karaoke

Jacqueline Hooton | Posted 31.08.2017 | UK Entertainment
Jacqueline Hooton

If I was worried about sexualising schoolgirls in 1998 it's nothing compared to how I feel about this in 2016. Historical child abuse claims are firmly in the spotlight and high profile cases involving celebrities, politicians and others have resulted in a heightened awareness and understanding of the extent of the problem.

Why I Let My Five Year Old Daughter Wear Make Up

Louisa Leontiades | Posted 10.09.2016 | UK Parents
Louisa Leontiades

I try and make it one of many expressions of herself. I say it's important to remember they are only masks and you can always take them off. And I tell her, it's far more important to know who she is beneath them because the only true friends you make are those with whom you don't have to wear any mask... at all.

Why This Worries 90% Of Parents

PA | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK

Targeting children on Facebook and selling and inappropriate products, such as padded bras, concerns almost 90% of parents, a study has revealed. N...

Reddit Finally Bans Child Pornography Images

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.02.2012 | UK Tech

The social news website and community Reddit has been forced to ban sexually suggestive images of children, after its longstanding policy of not "limi...

New Measures To Protect Kids From Porn

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK

The government will unveil new measures to protect children from online pornography on Tuesday, as four web providers plan to offer customers the abil...