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Genderfication of Adolescence

Rhcrest Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 8:08 AM
Not to mention an epidemic of sexually transmitted diseases with lots of new antibiotic resistant mutations. Diseases that will led to all sorts of cancers 40 years later down the road. Having indiscriminate sex is literally taking your life in your hands
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...