Dangerous Pictures - UK Criminal Justice BillWith many of our community members based in the UK, we felt it was important to provide you with information regarding the new bill which has recently been passed by the UK Government. Please remember that deviantART is based in the USA, and therefore falls under American law. This article is intended to provide a resource for those of you who may worry that you are going to be criminalised by the law changes.Dangerous Pictures - UK Criminal Justice Bill by fourteenthstar
There has been much debate and media hype with incorrect commentary regarding impending book burning, banning of pin-up style art and the like. We hope that this article puts things into perspective for you and provides you with the opportunity to open up debate at local constituency level, should you feel strongly enough.
Five years ago Jane Longhurst, a teacher from Brighton, was murdered. It emerged during the investigation into her death, that her killer had been compulsively accessing websites such as Club Dead and Rape Action, which contained images of necrophilia and women
The LOL Corner [#15]The LOL CornerThe LOL Corner [#15] by Tachy-on
This regular news article promises to make you giggle, chortle, and laugh your ass off.
Every edition will feature a collection of the funniest chat network quotes.
dAmnIt! is a database of funny quotes submitted by deviants like you.
When something funny happens on the chat network, share it with everyone! It only takes a few clicks, and while you're there browse through all the other hilarious quotes!
Feel free to note me with suggested dAmnIt! quotes to go into the next edition.
Discouraging Online PredatorsAs mentioned last week in Policy News we announced some clarifications in our rules governing child and teenage photography which came about primarily due to concerns about online predators and other undesirable persons. This week we announce some other clarifications stemming from these same concerns.Discouraging Online Predators by realitysquared
In our efforts to continue to make deviantART an undesirable destination for online predators we looked into research regarding the behavior of these types of people in an effort to identify the greatest risk factors associated with actually encountering them.
Research into actual case studies on the subject show that what puts children at risk for receiving the more serious kinds of sexual solicitation online is not revealing personal information or having a blog or visiting a website or chat room but rather what puts them at the most risk is a willingness to talk about sex online with strangers or having a pattern of multiple risk
Earth Day 2008 - An updateFollowing on from our recent Earth Day Event, we are delighted to announce that we have made a donation of $528 to The Nature Conservancy.Earth Day 2008 - An update by fourteenthstar
The Nature Conservancy were delighted to receive the donation, and we'd like to join them in thanking you all for your support in making our first Earth Day event a very memorable success!
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