Intercourse trained in a right time of ethical panic – and simply exactly just how it’s a deep failing our youths

Intercourse trained in a right time of ethical panic – and simply exactly just how it’s a deep failing our youths

Training young ones about sex is without concern a little awks. But growing ethical panic, pervasive pornography and increased knowledge of intimate punishment have actually turned it straight into a minefield that is veritable.

Issues and feedback built-up from Victorian schoolchildren by specialists through the Sexuality Educators’ Collective. Credit: Josh Robenstone

It is before dinner in just a little meeting room through the Hampton Community Centre, in Melbourne’s south that is suburban. A dozen women, sitting around a square dining are chatting, rapid-fire, about sexual intercourse. There are numerous “p” terms: pornography, pleasure, penis. [Read more…]