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Why Kids Sext

This is an interesting piece on sexting, a topic that has been getting lots of press in recent years as part of the "secret lives" of teens. As parents, we need to talk to our tech-savvy, smartphone-wielding children about the implications of sending or receiving nude photos of kids, and the potential ramifications of the non-consensual sharing of these images. "In the vast majority of cases, the picture lands only where it was meant to. But pictures sent as a result of pressure are much more likely to be shared, and that rarely ends well."

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