Sex education in the US is somewhat lacking. Since the mid-1990s, over $2 billion has been spent on abstinence-only sex education programs in the US. Trump has indicated that he would like to increase spending in this area, at the expense of sex education that informs teens about contraception and protective sex.
Safe sex isn’t the only thing you’re not being taught in school, it appears, as a mega-viral thread has shown. In a thread that’s been shared well over 100,000 times, sexual health advisor Kelly Grove explains a few things about sex people don’t appear to know yet, using some interesting props you’d probably never see in school.
“I went to a private school and all they taught [was] abstinence,” one user wrote on Twitter, in praise of the