From Betsy Maynard,
Oregon Family Council
On Friday, the Judiciary Committee heard testimony on a bill that would begin the process of allowing cities to regulate and zone nude dancing establishments. We believe sexually oriented businesses are bad for Oregon families, and neighborhoods and that HJR 42 would be a positive step toward allowing communities to zone sexually oriented businesses.
It is not rare to see nude dancing establishments just up the street from a public library or park. Sexual addiction, fed by strip clubs, leads to escalation and a desire for increasingly graphic or violent activities, desensitization, and finally acting out sexually. This does nothing to strengthen families, or protect vulnerable women and children.Read the full article and discuss it »