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Is it ethically wrong to watch pornography?
Acts of media consumption have a somewhat abstract relationship to ethics. It is difficult, perhaps impossible to draw a clear connection between the act of seeing and personal culpability or responsibility for that which one sees.
Pornography is different than normal media. There is a
between the demand and consumption of internet porn and sex trafficking.
A clear connection is possible to draw, for example, child pornography laws connect the act of seeing with personal culpability.
From a consequentialist point of view, supporting this kind of media will cause that more of this will be produced and shared in culture. Helping to spread media that cause people to be violent or mysogynistic is morally wrong.