All the promises made to us about our ability to achieve freedom and independence as women, the promises of sexual emancipation may have been the most illusory.
Many continue to not only support the condom as the major warrior against STDs, but vociferously deny and oppose education which includes the serious shortcomings of condom use for so-called "safer sex". It is time to critically assess the effectiveness of this type of protection and to implement an alternate plan of prevention to curb the ongoing devastation in the lives of young and old alike.
I came to understand that the idea of chastity was a complete owner's manual for our bodies. This was about understanding, finding and living love! Then I had a radical idea.