One of the more understated taboos in this country, official or otherwise, can be seen in its stance on sexual education. With catholic dogma all but outlawing mentions of one’s unmentionables, most families are afraid to even approach the subject. 926 more words
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We all deserve to know.
Recently, John Oliver covered the topic of sex education on his show “Last Week Tonight.“ It was a very informative episode – one that I found very relevant to my own experience. 338 more words
Specifically when looking at sex online, our project is exploring sex education and how young people are exploring sexuality online. Traditionally in our schools we are exposed to a standardised form of sex education that does not explore much beyond heterosexual relationships. 120 more words
Sex. It’s everywhere. It’s so pervasive in modern life. Our perceptions and understandings of sex are being altered by online media, informing how much we are exposed to sex, our communications about sex and relationships with one another and our expectations of what sex should be. 101 more words
The backlash against reproductive rights across North America is hitting Planned Parenthood Ottawa, says its president Lauren Dobson-Hughes.
Dobson-Hughes recently took to Twitter to ask for support in the face of attacks she said are being levelled at donors to the organization, which that provides counselling, sex education and other services, to intimidate them. 586 more words