Issue: Is BDSM a Healthy Form of Sexual Expression?
The media often portrays BDSM behaviors as violent or coercive, and those who engage in such
behaviors (practitioners) are considered to be unusual and even unhealthy. Ask you to discuss
their level of u
Issue: Should Prostitution Be Legal?
From Pretty Woman, to Eliot Spitzer, to the Pussycat Ranch (a Nevada Brothel), to human
tracking in Thailandand even right here in America, the oldest profession in the world
sparks on-going debate in modern times. Whe
Issue: Is Oral Sex Really Sex?
Whats in a name? That is the question at hand when discussing what, exactly, is
the denition of sex. Is oral sex included in the denition? According to sexuality educator
Rhonda Chittenden, oral sex is sex. Adolescents, she
Issue: Should Parents Be Allowed to Select the Sex of Their Baby?
You may be quite unfamiliar with the procedure known as pre-implantation genetic diagnosis.
Let them know that it is generally used in cases of in vitro fertilization (IVF) for diagnosing l
Issue: Has Sex Become Too Casual?
Has sex become too casual over the years? Do you believe it has, as author and public
speaker Rebecca Hagelin believes? Do you agree with Hagelin that this has been caused by
sexuality education? What might other addition
Issue: Are Puberty-Blocking Drugs the Best Treatment Option
for Transgender Children?
Giordano posits that puberty-blocking drugs is the most effective treatment for transgender
children. The crux of her argument is that giving children additional time to
Issue: Should Sexual Problems Be Treated Pharmaceutically?
When discussing these articles, be sure that you realize that both Newman and Hoffer agree
that sexual and relationship satisfactions are influenced by a combination of biological,
Issue: Is Pornography Harmful?
In her piece Paul names multiple scenarios in which porn can be hurtful to those who watch
it, and is particularly concerned with the generations of men who are now growing up
havingwatched or had access to internet porn the
Issue: Is Sexual Orientation Biologically Based?
Rahman writes in support of a biological cause for sexual
orientation. He begins by defining
sexual orientation as a dispositional sexual attraction towards persons of the opposite sex or
same sex and then