Highlights from John Van Arnam’s appearance on The Third Talk® at Envision Science Academy November 16, 2022 in Wake Forest, North Carolina.
In Dr. Philip Zimbardo’s 2011 Ted Talk in Long Beach, California, he talks about “the demise of guys” and young men “flaming out” academically, as well as “wiping out socially with girls and sexually with women.”
Gwyneth Paltrow sat down with Jada Pinkett Smith and Adrienne Banfield-Norris in an episode of The Red Table, where the conversation turned towards what young people are learning from pornography.
In an interview with Channel 4 News, actress and model Pamela Anderson talks about her concerns with porn addiction for young people and adults.
Dr. Devon Carson, Principal at Guilford Preparatory Academy in Greensboro, North Carolina joined The Third Talk’s® John Van Arnam for a Zoom interview regarding John’s appearance on September 20, 2022.
In a discussion with Beth Rigby at Sky News about her movie “Good Luck to You Leo Grande”, Emma Thompson talks the female experience of sexuality today versus her experience and her mother’s experience.
During a conversation with Vice about her documentary “Hot Girls Wanted”, actress, director, writer, and producer Rashida Jones answers questions about her stance on pornography.
Bill Maher’s Overtime segment posted to YouTube on September 9th, 2022 features guests Wynton Marsalis, Scott Galloway and Matt Welch. During a conversation about TikTok, Democracy, China’s authoritarian political system and the differences in culture, jazz musician and teacher Wynton Marsalis made an important observation. His introduction of his experience with his young students watching internet pornography and the change that has occurred has been the focus of The Third Talk®’s mission for over 20 years. We at The Third Talk believe that parents must discuss avoiding internet pornography with their children. We encourage you to read and absorb this important discussion.
Our video begins with John Van Arnam’s news pieces over the years discussing the harms of underage people watching explicit content online. The most recent news comes in the form of “Sextortion Scams” perpetrated by predators who coerce young people into sharing nudes and then threatening to share these images in exchange for money or favors.
In April John Van Arnam, founder of The Third Talk™, spoke at the Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy in Forest City, North Carolina.