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Youth in US Delaying Sexual Activity, What Does It Mean?

A new National Health Statistics Report suggests more youth are waiting to engage in sexual activity than were 5 years ago. What does this new data mean for our work?

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How-tos on Intercultural Dating and Relationships

This past weekend Rutgers University had its first annual Sex, Love and Dating Conference. Here are some notes and my experience from one of the workshops I provided on intercultural dating and relationships.

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Gaga Fans: Please Explain

I don’t usually follow Lady Gaga, but the lyrics of a recent song contain language suggesting bias and discrimination against Latinos, transgendered and gay persons.

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Using Social Media To Find or Donate Breast Milk

How are parents in need finding and donating breast milk via social media and what are some of the benefits, challenges, and historical connections?

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(VIDEO) Balls of Pride: How Can We Use This Form of Youth-Created Media?

Media created by youth focusing on sexuality and sexual health is always exciting to use. But what do we do when honest efforts by youth are nonetheless misguided?

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(VIDEO) NYC Schools Chancellor Jokes About Birth Control

NYC schools chancellor Cathie Black made suggested birth control as a solution to overcrowding in schools. Why are her comments inappropriate and what can we learn?

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(VIDEO) Using Popular Culture to Address Violence & Bullying With Youth of Color

A new R&B song has centered young queer men of Color, violence, bullying, and suicide. How can we use this video to begin and continue discussions around these events and experiences?

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Prevent, Don’t Manage: Women of Color on HIV/AIDS

An interactive multi-media roundtable for youth, educators and activists about HIV/AIDS in communities of Color in NYC.

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Making Media To Expose Abstinence-Only-Until-Marriage Messages

A new series of animated videos featuring content from actual abstinence-only-until-marriage curricula, programs, and lesson plans is being created to raise awareness and get youth involved.

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Puerto Rican Youth In NYC: Outlook Not So Good

A recent report shows Puerto Rican youth living in NYC are not doing well in regard to work, education, and poverty. But the report itself leaves much to be desired.

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