Pornhub

“Pornhub is on its knees”: The behemoth porn website “on the verge of collapse”

27 July 2022

1.5 MINS

According to Laila Mickelwait, the founder and CEO of Justice Defence Fund, Pornhub, just two years ago one of the world’s largest and most popular pornographic websites, is on the brink of collapsing. She is urging people to “double down” in their efforts to oppose the industry.

In a recent email to supporters, Laila Mickelwait outlined some enormously positive developments in the war against porn.

According to Mickelwait, in January 2020, Pornhub was the 10th most visited website on the internet — more popular than Netflix, Amazon or Yahoo. Chillingly for those concerned about the influence of Big Tech, Pornhub ranks as the third most influential tech company, behind just Facebook and Google.

But all that has changed.

As Mickelwait explains:

“By January 2022, thanks to all who have joined the #TraffickingHub movement, Pornhub took down 80% of the entire site, totaling [sic] 10 million videos, lost all payment processing (MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and PayPal), lost all major corporate partners (Grant Thornton, Roku, Comcast, Xfinity, Heinz and Unilever) and became a global pariah — with thousands of media articles exposing them.”

Apparently, Pornhub is also under threat from multiple major lawsuits in both the United States and Canada. They are being investigated “for child sexual abuse material, sex trafficking, and organized crime”.

Additionally, just last month the CEO and COO of MindGeek (Pornhub’s parent company) “abruptly and unceremoniously resigned” from their positions. Simultaneously, 30 per cent of the company was sacked.

Mickelwait continues:

“It feels like we are seeing a behemoth of a corporation on the verge of collapse — and it is well deserved. As Nicholas Kristof put it from the New York Times, ‘The world has often been oblivious to child sexual abuse, from the Catholic Church to the Boy Scouts. Too late, we prosecute individuals like Jeffrey Epstein or R. Kelly. But we should also stand up to corporations that systematically exploit children. With Pornhub, we have Jeffrey Epstein times 1,000.’”

She finishes with an impassioned call to action:

“Epstein wasn’t given a slap on the wrist. He was put in prison and his companies were shut down. That is what real justice looks like. That is the kind of justice that will deter future perpetrators. Pornhub deserves nothing less.

Now is not the time to let up. It’s time to double down.”

If you want to support the work of Justice Defense Fund or find more about them, you can go to their website.

___

Photo: timofeev/BigStock

SHARE >

We need your help. The continued existence of the Daily Declaration depends on the generosity of readers like you. Donate now. The Daily Declaration is committed to keeping our site free of advertising so we can stay independent and continue to stand for the truth.

Fake news and big-tech censorship make the work of the Canberra Declaration and our Christian news site the Daily Declaration more important than ever. Take a stand for family, faith, freedom, life, and truth. Support us as we shine a light in the darkness. Donate today.

DONATE

4 Comments

  1. Warwick Marsh 27 July 2022 at 12:59 pm - Reply

    This is fantastic news!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. ElecStolin 28 July 2022 at 5:48 am - Reply

    Should be held responsible for allowing the overwhelming population of children under 18 being able to access the content without proper age checks. A large portion of their customers are 13. Introducing children to demonic addictions and parents don’t seem to care at all.

Leave A Comment

Recent Articles

  • 17 August 2022

    2.5 MINS

    A study by The Heritage Foundation Center for Education Policy has found that increasing minors’ access to cross-sex medical interventions does not necessarily decrease suicidality among youth, as is commonly claimed. In fact, the report states, “it likely leads to higher rates of suicide among [...]

    READ MORE
  • 16 August 2022

    4.2 MINS

    Understanding why transgenderism dominates the culture wars. Jesus answered, “The reason I was born and came into the world is to testify to the truth. Everyone on the side of truth listens to Me.” “What is truth?” retorted Pilate. Then Pilate took Jesus and had [...]

    READ MORE
  • 10 August 2022

    1.9 MINS

    Just last week, Visa’s CEO Alfred F. Kelly Jr. announced that Visa will no longer be able to be used to purchase advertising on Pornhub, one of the world’s largest and most influential pornographic websites. The announcement came last week on the 4th of August, [...]

    READ MORE
  • 8 August 2022

    2.5 MINS

    If an adult like Lovato can change her mind about what "gender" she is, why are we allowing children to have disfiguring surgery and dangerous hormone treatments on the basis of their changeable feelings? Singer Demi Lovato -- who last year changed her pronouns to [...]

    READ MORE
  • 5 August 2022

    2.4 MINS

    Just three days after Daniel Andrews expressed doubts about whether it would be safe to hold an Australia Day Parade, the Victoria Premier announced a gay street party. With Covid still circulating in the community, the government is taking a cautious approach to January 26 [...]

    READ MORE
  • 5 August 2022

    2.9 MINS

    Our fearless media are MIA. Shouldn't Sydneysiders have a conversation about the wisdom of holding an international gay pride event in the middle of a monkeypox epidemic? Hullo, hullo! Are there any investigative journalists left in Sydney? When there was a COVID surge in India [...]

    READ MORE
  • 2 August 2022

    4.3 MINS

    Why you should pay attention to the insane. At a time when insanity is increasingly normalised, it’s smart to pay attention to the insane. I used to dismiss acts of insanity as “freakish” and “fringe”. Not anymore. If you give it a week, the oddity [...]

    READ MORE