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Kieren McCarthy

Kieren McCarthy is executive director of IFFOR, a non-profit that specialises in developing policies and educational materials around online sexual content. 

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It's not too late to help young people recognise online sexual content

How do you help children and young people navigate a world of online sexual content? By doing what teachers have always done: give 'em a compass. It's taken a long time but we finally seem ready to address the impact of the internet on young people in a systematic way. The government's Internet...