Violence and Pornography Pornography -- Sex or Subordination?
In the late Seventies, America became shocked and outraged by the rape,
mutilation, and murder of over a dozen young, beautiful girls. The man who committed
these murders, Ted Bundy, was later apprehended and executed. During his detention in
various penitentiaries, he was mentally probed and prodded by psychologist and
psychoanalysts hoping to discover the root of his violent actions and sexual frustrations.
Many theories arose in attempts to explain the motivational factors behind his murderous
escapades. However, the strongest and most feasible of these theories came not from the
psychologists, but from the man himself, ďas a teenager, my buddies and I would all
sneak around and watch porn. As I grew older, I became more and more interested and
involved in it, [pornography] became an obsession. I got so involved in it, I wanted to
incorporate [porn] into my life, but I couldnít behave like that an...