The Ruth Institute: The Sexual Revolution: Pedophilia Was Baked in its Birthday Cake

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The Ruth Institute, The Stream, Feb. 3, 2022

The Ruth Institute is a global non-profit organization, leading an international interfaith coalition to defend the family and build a civilization of love. The Ruth Institute’s Founder and President, Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse, is the author of …

 

Dr. Jennifer Roback Morse delivered a blockbuster talk called “Baked in From the Beginning: Pedophilia and the Sexual Revolution.” Dr. Morse noted that several of the early leading theorists of the Sexual Revolution, such as Wilhelm Reich and Shulamith Firestone, advocated for children to have active sex lives. While these people did not explicitly advocate for adult-child sex, Morse argued that they laid the groundwork for a culture which tacitly encourages such activity.

Dr. Morse succinctly summarized the core belief of the Sexual Revolution as “people can have sex with anyone they want, any time they want, and no one will get hurt.” She argued that the only way this could possibly be true is if sex is both completely sterilized, so no children ever appear, and if children do not really need a lifelong relationship with both parents. If either of these is false, sex outside of marriage will be harmful to at least some children. ….

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