The fact is that child pornography always involves the sexual abuse of a minor-- and most often by someone the child knows. The fact is that child pornography is propagated by those who view it. Those who view it may not “touch” a child (a deceptively gentle verb for what is done to these children), but nevertheless they HAVE harmed a child.
Learn more about the damaging reality of child pornography by spending a few minutes reading the following:
The Impact of Child Pornography on Victims
The Impact of Child Pornography: True Stories
One more fact: Possession of child pornography is a felony. If you find child pornography on a computer, REPORT IT to the local police immediately.
Read an article about child pornography here.
More resources that will help you to protect the children you care about are available here.