The Vagina Dialogues

Rich, Kaelyn
September 2008
Empty Closet;Sep2008, Issue 416, p14B
The author calls for provision of early sex education in U.S. school districts. She notes that sex education given to high school students was late because some of them were already pregnant. She stresses that abstinence-only programs promote misconceptions about condoms and sexual health and promote the spread of sexually-transmitted diseases and teenage pregnancy. She says the sex education in kindergarten does not mean giving out condoms to children but to make them aware that they already being sexually molested.


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