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"I saw it on TV!"

​Liz Jones counselled hundreds of sexually-abused children in the years that she worked at Safeline as a counsellor. She dealt with countless incidences of porn-related abuse, but her heart sank each time she heard those familiar words "I watched it on the TV," or "I saw it in the magazine, or "I watched a DVD".

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CYPSA Says NO to CSE in SA Schools: Sign the Online Petition

​CSE is not traditional sex education. It bypasses the values and authority of parents and teaches young children to experiment with high risk sexual practices and attempts to change the sexual and gender norms of African society.

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20% of SA Teenagers Consider Suicide

​More than 20% of South African teens have considered suicide. This alarming rise is a concern to the community.

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Satanic Panic Grips Schools

The KZN Department of Education is much aware of Satanic incidents occurring at schools in the province. In fact, the MEC Senzo Mchunu had repeatedly called on churches and others to help address the issue.

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Russia's Putin Signs 'Gay Propaganda' Ban Into Law

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed into law a bill punishing people for homosexual "propaganda", an official publication showed Sunday.

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School Principals Against High Court Decision

​School principals are complaining and stating that their jobs will be a nightmare if they cannot tell children that sex is against the law.

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Con Court's Decision Could Add New Spur to Learner Molestations

The criminalisation of consensual sexual conduct between consenting adolescents is unconstitutional, the Constitutional Court has ruled.

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The Dangers of Smoking Hubbly Bubbly (Hookah Pipe)

The hookah pipe is becoming more and more popular amongst the young people of South Africa. It is usually seen as a social practice and has in many places become a culture and has gained tremendous popularity. ut sadly enough, young people are not always exposed to and aware of the dangers of smoking the hookah pipe.

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The Condom Issue: Letter from CYPSA and Concerned Parent

It is with grave concern that we read recent articles in the media detailing government's decision to commence with a programme to distribute condoms to learners in South African schools.

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1.3 Million South African Children Face Abuse

​A web of socio-economic factors including poverty, inequality and criminality underlie the high rate of violence and abuse of children in South Africa.