OPINION: The moral stain on Canada’s tech sector

Article Link: https://torontosun.com/opinion/columnists/opinion-the-moral-stain-on-canadas-tech-sector

For years, journalists in Quebec, and Canadian parliamentarians, had been trying to call attention to MindGeek – the Montreal-based technology company that runs a number of porn sites including Pornhub, the eighth-most visited website in the world. MindGeek wasn’t just trafficking in pornography, its marquee brand had become one of the world’s leading host sites for child sexual exploitation and revenge porn. Pornhub was selling ads and subscriptions that allowed its parent company to make money off the exploitation of thousands of victims.