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17 Lies We Need to Stop Teaching Girls About Sex

17 Lies We Need to Stop Teaching Girls About Sex
Whether it's the constant fretting over Miley Cyrus' influence on school girls or the growing (and troubling) tradition of Purity Balls, it's clear that society has a fascination with young women's sexuality — especially when it comes to controlling it. But what are we actually teaching today's girls about sex? Fueled by outdated ideals of gender roles and the sense that female sexuality is somehow shameful, there seem to be certain pernicious myths about girls and sex that just won't die. That sex education in America has gaping holes in its curriculum hasn't helped much, either; in a recent Centers for Disease Control (CDC) report just 6 out of 10 girls said that their schools' sex ed program included information on how to say no to sex. Knowledge is power, and we can promote a healthier relationship with sex by encouraging a more open dialogue, teaching girls to feel comfortable with their sexuality and, most importantly, emphasizing that their bodies are theirs and theirs alone.

Sayanela | Die Smoothie Mama Sex Toys Can Show Traces Of HPV 24 Hours After Use, Have Increased Chance Of Spreading Virus, Despite Cleaning Shared sex toys between two women and between women and men could have traces of the human papillomavirus even after they’ve been cleaned. According to a study published in the journal Sexually Transmitted Infections, researchers from the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Indiana University School of Medicine found that women could be potentially putting their partners at risk. "Sex toys used between partners within the same sexual encounter have the potential for transmitting HPV," Dr. HPV is one of the most commonly sexually transmitted diseases, approximately 79 million Americans are currently infected with the disease, and that number increases by 14 million each year. The study focused on women between the ages of 18 and 29 who had been in sexual relationships with both a man and a women in the prior year. The authors found that in 75 percent of vagina samples, HPV was detected. They also found that silicone vibrators had a lower detection rate 24 hours after cleaning.

30 Problems That Only Introverts Will Understand. #17 Is So True It Hurts. 1. Practicing conversations with people you’ll never talk to. 2. When you want to cut all ties to civilization but still be on the internet. 3. When your friend wants to invite more people over, and you don’t want to sound like a bad person by saying no. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. Help your friends understand, share this with them by clicking below!

Geschichte der Säuglingspflege - Top Ten der nervigen Oma-Sprüche Posted by Karin | Filed under Generationenkonflikte Dieser Artikel erschien anläßlich meines 500. Fans bei Facebook Keiner will sie hören. Doch irgendwann kommen alle Eltern mal zu dem zweifelhaften Vergnügen, auf einen dieser Sprüche reagieren zu müssen. Besonders Omas geben gerne gut gemeinte Ratschläge. 1. Nein, er steht nachts auf, um bei uns nach dem Rechten zu sehen. 2. Gute Idee. 3. Ja, ungefähr so gut wie Bluten für die Adern. 4. Na, wen denn sonst? 5. Weißt du, mir ist so langweilig zuhause, dass ich immer froh bin, wenn er mir was zu tun gibt. 6. Das Kind ist neun Monate im Bauch ohne Luft ausgekommen, da werden die paar Minuten wohl nix machen. 7. Ja, du trinkst doch auch gerade schon wieder einen Kaffee. 8. Nein, mittlerweile kommt Kakao. 9. Heute Abend gibt's ein Steak. 10. Woher willst du das wissen? Wegweiser Lesestoff Links Themenwahl Ich beschäftige mich mit allen gängigen Themen rund um die Säuglingspflege. Erzähl mal ... - Heinrich Keller, 1917 Generationenkonflikte

Lui Ramirez - convos on sex 300 Million Year Old Machinery Found In Russia ( Pics + Clips) | Beyond Science The Voice of Russia and other Russian sources are reporting that a 300 million year old piece of aluminum machinery has been found in Vladivostok. Experts say a gear rail appears to be manufactured, and not the result of natural forces. According to Yulia Zamanskaya, when a resident of Vladivostok was lighting the fire during a cold winter evening, he found a rail-shaped metal device which was pressed in one of the pieces of coal that the man used to heat his home. Mesmerized by his discovery, the responsible citizen decided to seek help from the scientists of Primorye region. After the metal object was studied by the leading experts, the man was shocked to learn about the assumed age of his discovery. The metal artefact was supposedly 300 million years old, and the scientists suggested that it was not created by nature, but was rather manufactured by someone. The question of who might have made an aluminum gear in the dawn of time remains unanswered.

Der letzte Brief eines Großvaters an seine Enkelkinder | Ann Brenoff Ein Großvater schrieb seinen fünf Enkeln einen Brief, der ihnen Rat fürs Leben geben sollte. Wenige Monate später starb James K. Flanagan unerwartet an einem Herzinfarkt. Hatte er es geahnt? Lieber Ryan, Conor, Brendan, Charlie und liebe Mary Catherine, Meine kluge Tochter Rachel hat mich dazu gedrängt, euch ein paar Worte des Rats zu schreiben, über die wichtigen Dinge, die ich im Leben gelernt habe. Jeder von euch ist ein wundervolles Geschenk Gottes, an eure Familie und an die Welt. Auch auf HuffPost: Süße Kinder essen Saures: Wenn Babys zum ersten Mal eine Zitrone essen Jenny Horton Davidson Es tut mir leid Ben! Autor: Zachary Alter: 8 Übersetzung und Hintergrund der Notiz finden Sie hier. Autor: Zachary Alter: 8 Übersetzung und Hintergrund der Notiz finden Sie hier. Auch auf HuffingtonPost.de: Bewegend - Eine Schwangerschaft im Zeitraffer

Why It Really Doesn’t Matter How Many People You’ve Slept With He rolls off me and does the awkward condom removal maneuver before he climbs back in my bed, nestles in a bit and asks, “So what’s your number?” “What do you mean?” “Well, you seem like this isn’t your first song and dance. What number am I?” I don’t know. At this point it’s all a statistic. How many did I love? How many was I actually in a committed relationship with? The year I lost track of the number? Does it matter if you’re safe about it? If I had to guess, the number is somewhere between salacious and apathy, between someday, I’ll have a boyfriend and like I’m going in for the kill. When I tell him I don’t know, his face changes from curiosity to disgust. My blatant lack of virginity is not out of personal disrespect. Sex is not the deciding factor in morality or human compassion. And I own my self-respect. Maybe I wish I was loved more and fucked less, but it is what it is. My roommate is in the kitchen making tea. I snort and shake my head, “No.”

US Workers Were Once Massacred Fighting for the Protections Being Rolled Back Today | The Long View Editor’s note: Sunday marked the 100th anniversary of the Ludlow Massacre. For more information about this landmark event in US labor history, visit PBS’ “American Experience.” On April 20, 1914, the Colorado National Guard and a private militia employed by the Colorado Fuel & Iron Company (CF&I) opened fire on a tent camp of striking coal miners at Ludlow, Colo. At least 19 people died in the camp that day, mostly women and children. A century later, the bloody incident might seem a relic of the distant past, but the Ludlow Massacre retains a powerful, disturbing and growing relevance to the present. After a century of struggling against powerful interests to make American workplaces safer and corporations responsive to their employees, the US is rapidly returning to the conditions of rampant exploitation that contributed to Ludlow. Conditions were deadly inside the mines. A century ago, miners led the fight for workers’ rights. Colorado Fuel and Iron, part of John D. Like John D.

Länder Un-Memorizing the “Silence is Sexy” Date Script | Queer Guess Code A woman once told me pointedly something that has stayed with me to this day. We were kissing. Lying on the cold wood floor, my hand traveled across her stomach and she whispered, “I think we should take it slow.” I agreed immediately. Before moving in to kiss her again, I said, “Just tell me when to stop.” This, I thought, was considerate. In essence, what she said was, “Women are not given enough opportunities to say ‘yes.’” Oh, I thought. We’ve gotten the idea from movies and magazines that silence is sexy. But here’s the thing. But “just say no” isn’t enough. Even more troubling is the possibility that a woman might not know how or when to put the brakes on, and by simply hesitating for too long, could end up doing any variety of things against her innermost wishes. Soooooo what alternatives do we have? whereisyourline.org Here’s an idea. Silence is only sexy because we like to assume that everybody is on the same page! And it doesn’t have to impact dominance or submission either.

The World Bank Wants to Privatize the One Thing We Can't Live Without Putting corporations in charge of something as vital as water may sound cartoonish. But it's no hook for a dystopia story: The World Bank, which offers "loans, advice, and other resources" to developing countries, is recommending that water management be a privatized industry. Some might argue that the private sector can eliminate inefficiencies and support smart government spending. However privatizing water — or, more precisely, the infrastructure that cleans and delivers it — is bad for the consumer. When your Internet doesn't work, that's a pain and an inconvenience, but it doesn't mean that your health or your life are in danger. Dehydration, waterborne illnesses, clean waste disposal and the ability to grow crops further prove that access to water can mean the difference between a society that thrives sand one that totally fails. According to the World Bank's data, 34% of private water and sewage contracts in World Bank projects completed between 2000 and 2010 are in distress.

Ohne Photoshop & so wie sie sind: Weibliche Körper vor und nach der Sc Insgesamt 50 Frauen hat US-Fotografin Jade Beall für ihr 'A Beautiful Body Book Project' fotografiert. Nackt. Nicht makellos. Es sind die Schwarz-Weiß-Aufnahmen von Frauen während ihrer Schwangerschaft und nach der Geburt. Sie will den "Begriff von Schönheit neu definieren", wie sie im Video erklärt.

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