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Consent Workshops and Peer Pressure: An Asexual’s Experience of University

Cw: discussion of sex, consent, sexual assault, alcohol, mention of an acephobic slur.

Just over a year ago, I was the stereotypical nervous fresher waiting to begin university. 1,078 more words


How schools are getting it wrong on HIV

Leo found out he was HIV positive when he was 12. A few months later, in a personal, social and health education lesson, the teacher was discussing HIV and Aids: “And some of the pupils were joking around, and the teacher said: ‘Guys, it’s not funny! 1,479 more words

Section Fourteen: Anus

My goal with parodying known local brands is to open the discussion of and to make sex talk less of a taboo. The design themes parodied in this series were selected for their familiarity and popularity, without intention of malice or infringement.


Lucy Thomas: how to stop hate and prejudice in schools

An interview with Lucy Thomas, founder of Project Rockit for SYN 90.7’s sex and sexuality program, The Naughty Rude Show.

Lucy Thomas has one aim: to make school a safe place for every person, no matter their sexuality, popularity or background. 60 more words


Talk Soon, Talk Often

A guide for parents talking to their kids about sex.

This booklet developed by the Western Australia Department of Health can be downloaded from http://www.healthywa.wa.gov.au/~/media/Files/HealthyWA/Original/Sexual-health/TSTO_V2.ashx… 17 more words


Maharashtra: Unexpected Surprise

In a move widely welcomed by academics if not the parents’ community, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC, aka Bombay Municipal Corporation) has introduced sex education into the class VIII-IX curriculums of its 1,153 schools with an aggregate enrolment of 404,251 students. 75 more words

A Teacher, a Cucumber, and a Condom

I am glad to see the teacher in the Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District, who had a student present a sex education demonstration with a cucumber and a condom, has been allowed to resume teaching. 1,022 more words