A teenager in Canada has been convicted of child porn offences after spreading naked pictures of her boyfriend's ex. Local
Teenage students who sext are more likely to engage in other sexual behaviours, a breaking study has found, following a decision
It turns out teens like sex. Who knew? So when they all got hold of mobile phones and Snapchat, guess what happened? But
Unless you're an Etonian, eventually you're probably going to have to send or respond to a sext. But how do you do it? Here's
Eton College has been forced to ban its pupils from using Snapchat due to fears of a potential outbreak of 'sexting', it
The sharing of self-generated sexually explicit images or videos by mobile phone or online, is now commonplace amongst young people to the point that it is considered 'mundane' whether or not young people engage in it themselves. And it seems that lots do... Now, I know that young people want to experiment and explore their sexuality. And the thrill of taking risks and pushing boundaries is always going to be part of growing up. Frankly we are not going to stop sexting merely by instructing young people not to do it, or by pointing out that explicit under age images are illegal and they risk arrest. But I am deeply concerned that risks are not yet fully understood.
When New York politician Anthony Weiner was caught sexting behind his wife's back for the second time (he sent dirty texts
An artist in New York is asking men and women to 'sext' her for a new exhibition. Karen Finley, part of the 'NEA 4' group
Teachers are to be issued with a guide on how to deal with 'sexting' - the sharing of explicit photos or videos through mobile
We're concerned at the NSPCC that easy access to hardcore pornography is warping young people's views of what is 'normal' or acceptable sexual behaviour. Adults have a choice about what to watch within the law, but my concern is that the internet is exposing ever younger eyes to things they are just not yet ready to process. They are learning about sex from porn and not from proper respectful relationships. Much of the material is violent and simply vile; it paints a picture of sex as one sided that has no basis in love or respect.