Convicted Torture-Porn Pedophile Publishes ‘Study’ Defending Pedophilia in Academic Journal

A man convicted in 2006 for distributing pornography showing the rape and torture of children has written an article for a prominent academic journal in which he openly defends adult-child sexual acts.  The article, which consists of a series of rationalizations for child sex abuse, was accepted for publication by the journal Sexuality & Culture, a highly-ranked academic journal.  Thomas O’Carroll, who has been imprisoned twice in Britain for his crimes, claims in the article that “(a) child–adult casual sexual pleasure as ‘play’ is morally permissible and (b) that child–adult sexual encounters, especially when they are part of a deeper relationship than might be suggested by the word ‘play’, … are not intrinsically harmful and may be beneficial.”  Read more: https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/convicted-torture-porn-pedophile-publishes-study-defending-pedophilia-in-ac