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Love, Sex and All the Rest: Intro

Love, Sex and All the Rest: Intro

March 31, 2016


Filed under Features

The first installment of a weekly column that will cover everything you never thought you needed to know about love, sex and everything else.

No-Sex Education Leaves Teens Uninformed, Unprepared

No-Sex Education Leaves Teens Uninformed, Unprepared

By Nishka Dhawan, Contributing Writer

March 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Too many students enter the real world with little to no knowledge of what sex is and are left unsure and anxious because all they know about sex is the number of diseases it causes. Schools need to familiarize students with consent and make them feel comfortable with their bodies, and moreover, what they can do with their bodies.

Fight for Love with Feminist Porn

Fight for Love with Feminist Porn

By Elizabeth Moore, Deputy Opinion Editor

October 26, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Feminist pornography is a way to bridge the gap between moral guardians and porn-lovers and combat the destructive gender roles that modern porn perpetuates.

Planned Parenthood hopes to expand sex ed conversation

Planned Parenthood hopes to expand sex ed conversation

By Kati Garrity, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2015


Filed under City News, News

The Planned Parenthood of New York City Action Fund hosted a discussion and Q & A on the state of sexuality education policy.

NYU professors work to improve sex talks between fathers and sons

NYU professors work to improve sex talks between fathers and sons

By Ankita Bhanot, Contributing Writer

September 16, 2015


Filed under News, University News

Two NYU Silver professors received a $4 million federal grant to enhance father-son communication about sexual health in disadvantaged communitites.

NYC Department of Health releases sexual health app

NYC Department of Health releases sexual health app

April 4, 2013


Filed under News

  The Bloomberg administration recently launched a free app called Teen in NYC Protection+, which provides information on health services for teens. The app — funded by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene — focuses on keeping teens informed about sexual health. ...