Jerry Barnett is the founder and primary writer at Sex and Censorship. In addition to his campaigning and writing work he is an author, photographer, technologist and entrepreneur. He lives in London. His book, Porn Panic, was published by Zero Books in August 2016.
He is dedicated to defending personal liberty, free speech and sexual freedom, and makes regular appearances in the media, at university debates, and as a public speaker. You can support his work via Patreon.
Jerry has written extensively, for a variety of publications, on many political subjects including sexual politics, free speech, science (especially related to sex), identity politics and other issues. Some of his articles are below.
The Price of Sex (Quillette)
Identity Politics is Killing Solidarity and Fuelling Fascism (Sex and Censorship)
Silencing “hate speech” doesn’t stop hate (Huffington Post UK)
Will declining monogamy lead to an increase in violence? (Areo Magazine)
Why is Sex Declining in America? (Arc Digital)
Porn, women’s rights, and the left (Counterpunch)
London’s Knife Crime is not the Fault of the Black Community (Areo Magazine)
Porn for Women: What do Women Really Watch? (Sex and Censorship)
Jerry has made frequent radio appearances. He featured as a witness on Radio 4’s The Moral Maze to discuss pornography.