Teaching Not Just Sex, But Good Sex

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Sex education doesn’t teach us how to have good sex and relationships, rather how to roll the condom onto a banana and how to avoid contracting a sexually transmitted infection.

Raising Compassionate Boys: Letter from An Absent Father

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Kozo Hattori writes a letter to his sons in case he dies.

Rewriting Our Sexual History


Randall Frederick looks at why individuals, even entire communities, rewrite history to conform with their ideology.

Realizing That It’s Time for the Sex Talk and Everything That Means

Realizing That It’s Time for the Sex Talk and Everything That Means

Jeff Bogle wasn’t worried about having the “talk” with his ten year old, but it did make him mourn the waning days of his daughter’s childhood.

Do Boys Deserve Credit for the Declining Teen Birth Rate?

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The reason that teen pregnancy rates have plunged in the last few years is because boys are behaving more responsibly.

Get Serious: Why Men Struggle Discussing Female Sexuality


Samson Forney ponders why men can’t be serious when talking about female sexuality.

Sex Education, Please

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The worst case scenario of a poor sex education is not an unhealthy sexual identity. It’s the unplanned birth of a child.

Help Support Real Sex Education


The internet’s best sex information resource for teenagers needs your help.

Planned Parenthood Kicks off ‘National Condom Week’ to Promote Safe Sex

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The group’s efforts to encourage Americans to make healthy sexual choices haven’t been without some controversy.

“Healthy sexuality…makes you feel good about yourself rather than causing you distress.”

Sex Talk

This comment by Sandra Mellott on the post What Happens When We Don’t Teach Boys About Sex?

Talking to to Your Kids About Pornography

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How do you have healthy, age-appropriate conversations with kids about pornography? Dr. Timaree Schmit offers a helpful guide for parents.

7 Things Sex Education Should Have Taught Us But Didn’t

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Mark Manson explains how much better life can be when we embrace sexuality and understand ourselves better.

Everything We Think About Porn is Wrong


Shifting the blame onto pornography is little more than self-diversion from our own failings

Illinois Passes Bill for Comprehensive Sex-Ed in Public Schools

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“In fantasy land, we teach our kids abstinence—and they listen.”

On the Rejection of Sexual Abuse Prevention Education


Knowing how to teach sexual abuse prevention education means nothing unless there’s an opportunity to do so.

I’m a Dad and I Don’t Want the Government to Force My Daughter to Talk to Me About Contraception [OpEd]

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Hugo Schwyzer, father of a daughter and a son, supports unfettered access to emergency contraception like Plan B.