Thats pretty dumb what he did. If he really wanted bait he should of just used fake pictures generated by AI like from this.
Same here, I don't really use VPNs apart from weird questions I'm too embarassed to search up normally. Honestly, I do almost everything else in incognito, whether watching yt videos or browsing webpages because I hate targetted advertising.
I use Avira Phantom VPN since it's really fast and easy to use, plus I'm pretty sure it's legit since many people recommend that one as a good free VPN. The only downside is that it has the 500MB limit. But apart from that, its available on both google apps and pc and you don't need an a account.
(I'm not paid to say this btw lmao)
If you know ANYTHING about drawing, you would know that no real children (or people for that matter) are needed to create one.
They use this
Well... I do have a copy of the book. I don't know if I can even send it to you because it would infringe on copyright laws.
I would say that you're pretty safe with NordVPN or ExpressVPN. Don't let unjust inhuman laws ruin your ideology, it's the most important aspect of your being at the end of the day. If you need bigger community than Antilolitary let me know, there's a couple of them out there that will keep you sane.