Does Porn Fuel Sex Trafficking?


Sex trafficking and pornography are related. However, many people assume they are two different issues. In fact, you can rarely find leaders, politicians, and media outlets saying that porn and sex trafficking are related. Why is that? Today, I want to explain why and the facts that support this position.  What is sex trafficking? Sex […]

15 Coping Strategies to Help You Stay Porn-Free


By Dann Aungst So, you’ve made the courageous commitment to stop looking at porn. Congratulations! A very commendable and healthy life change. However, reality hits. You find that just because you made a commitment, that it doesn’t necessarily equal success. In fact, you may even find that you are looking at porn more than ever! […]

How Porn Impacts Your Physical and Mental Health


by Dann Aungst – Road to Purity While some form of pornography has been around since the beginning of time, any significant change didn’t happen until the introduction of Playboy magazine in 1953 and shortly followed by the sexual revolution in the 1960’s.  A short few decades later with the internet and connection speeds that […]

Porn Addiction: A Path to Freedom


by Dann Aungst – Road to Purity. Ever since the introduction of the smart phone and high-speed internet the pornography industry has exploded exponentially. Today one major porn supplier reports 120-160 million users on a daily basis. Estimates of all sources of internet pornography combined suggest a daily internet user base at over 300 million. […]

Souls Divided


By Dann Aungst/Road to Purity As the president and founder of Road to Purity, I spend a significant amount of time researching the effects, the societal behaviors and the spiritual depths of sexual behavior. This study also leads me to see the extensive spiritual and emotional disorders that we all have. Disorders that the vast […]

How Addiction Recovery Principles Can Help Everyone in the Covid-19 Climate


by Dann Aungst – Founder of Road to Purity If it’s one thing addicts know, porn addicts in particular (since that’s what Road to Purity specializes in), being faced with seemingly hopeless and uncontrollable situations are not unknown territory. As addicts, we can use our recovery practices to help us in facing extremely uncertain times […]

Your husbands addicted to porn – what did you do wrong?


I have heard both first-hand and second-hand statements from countless women who ask themselves what they could have done different so their husbands wouldn’t look at porn. They even blame themselves when their husband has an affair or is caught seeing prostitutes. “Should I have given him more sex?”, “Did I love him enough?”, “Should […]

Porn loving men: 3 essential ways to help your wife trust you


by Dann Aungst You’re probably thinking is it ever possible to earn her trust again? Especially after she said “how can I ever trust you again?! ” Well, I’ll tell you it is possible. But, and it is a big “but”, it’s solely depends on you. I have to be honest with you, no smoke […]