Should the US restrict porn — the same kind you might have seen in a theater like this one — by asking web users to opt in?

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Should You Have To Opt In To See Porn Online?

August 2, 2013

The UK passed a law last week restricting internet pornography. Users who want to see porn have to opt in with service providers. Should the US pass a similar law to protect children? Gail Dines, professor of sociology and women's studies at Wheelock College, joined Jim and Margery to talk about it. Let us know if you think it's time to crack down on porn as well — Tweet us, leave a thought on Facebook, or just drop a comment below.

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