Why The NTC Blocking Porn Sites Doesn’t Really Matter

Earlier this week, it was reported that National Telecommunications Communication (NTC) has blocked popular pornography sites such as Pornhub and Xvideos in an effort to stop the spread of pornographic images or videos which have children as the subjects. As defined by Republic Act No. 9775 or the Anti-Child Pornography Act of 2009, children are persons below 18 years of age (or over but due to disability are unable to fully take care of themselves).

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