This is a very poignant excerpt from Bill Maher’s show “Real Time with Bill Maher” where he talks about eight-year-olds having access to porn on their smartphones, then says, “It’s messing up kids’ brains and no one seems to care or be doing anything about it.” We agree that it is destroying kids’ brains, but we are very happy to say we are doing something about it!
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.”
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.
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.
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 an interview with Channel 4 News, actress and model Pamela Anderson talks about her concerns with porn addiction for young people and adults.
In April John Van Arnam, founder of The Third Talk™, spoke at the Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy in Forest City, North Carolina.
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.
Author Deborah Berry, Counselor Shaaron Boyles, Commander Kevin Roughton and The Third Talk™ Founder John Van Arnam came together in March of 2022 for a seminar entitled, “A Critical Dialogue About Our Children and Technology.”