The cobbled-together, patchwork sex ed I got at my West Texas high school in the 1990s was better than the outright lies abstinence-only programs push.
Stop talking! Start listening! Know yourself first — and seven other suggestions for parents who know they need to talk about sex with their teens.
Britain’s 13-year-old father is a textbook example of why we need to rethink sexuality education standards.
A survey of youth in Bogota found most are making autonomous, independent decisions about their sexual lives.
If the political dialogue concerning abortion is going to shift towards reducing the number of abortions, it’s a no-brainer that we change our schools’ backward sex-ed policies.
The very best thing I can tell you to do when it comes to becoming orgasmic is to masturbate.
When you are having issues with trust due to sexual abuse or for any other reason, three basic factors to pay attention to are your partner’s competency, consistency over time, and congruency between words and behavior.
US support for UNFPA would make significant difference to agency budget; Steven Waldman doesn’t get it on the stimulus and family planning; American teens have not “gone wild;” Catholic church trumps up fears over FOCA.
It is not right that only wealthy people’s children who attend private schools get quality sexual literacy. This form of extended segregation creates a vacuum and fills it up with shame, fear and silence.
Goths, Christians, and wannabes — all seen as “odd,” though young people in these groups are not so different from us. Like us, sexuality is central to identity-making in each group.