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Genderfication of Adolescence

jimmylynn Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 2:04 AM
Ms. Fields, "The sexual revolution that pulled aside the cloak of discretion over the sexual experience.." It has also spawned a casual and carefree sexual attitude exempitfied by terms like "F**k Buddy"
Truckman Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 11:39 PM
Another thing I haven't seen mentioned here is the fact that the Liberals' acceptance and encouragement of abortion was a driving force for the sexual revolution and the accompanying "carefree sex".
Not so long ago, "gender" was something mostly of interest to flirtatious nouns. But then, as the culture became both more vulgar and more squeamish, "gender" replaced "sex" as the distinction between "him" and "her." Now "date," which described how him and her got acquainted, is replaced by "hook up."

Gender used to tell us about language; now, it describes behavioral roles. The word sex was unambiguous, referring to the natural biological differences. But the genderfication of sex expands to encompass the experiences of the transgendered, lesbian and male homosexuals.

Whereas sex refers to two, gender creates a crowd -- emotional...