It surprises me (why, I don’t know, since it has happened often enough) when an anecdotal experience from my (rather boring) youth serves to perfectly illustrate something happening in the world today. For instance, take this story of narrow-minded authoritarian zealotry: Read the rest of this entry ?
Archive for the ‘sexually transmitted disease’ Category
By this time, most of you (at the very least, the six regular readers I have) should know that I am a naturalist. Which means, of course, that I do not by into the Genesis version of the creation of the world, the universe, life, or the myriad species inhabiting our earth. And I view evolution as an established fact (it is only called a theory because we do not yet (and probably will never) know all of the exact details regarding every event).
One of the reasons that I found evolution rather boring in the science classes I took was a neglect of sex. Read the rest of this entry ?
Over the past year, I have been a frequent critic of Abstinence-Only-Sex Education. The main reason? it does not work.
Don’t get me wrong. Abstinence does prevent pregnancy and can limit the spread of sexually-transmitted-diseases Read the rest of this entry ?