Sexual Liberation

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(1) That facet of the women’s liberation movement that focuses on changing societal norms and personal upbringing that places women in a sexually subservient role
(2) The loss of inhibitions regarding an individual’s sexual orientation
(3) A term referring to a person’s recognition of his/her homosexual orientation, liberating himself/herself from the heterosexual societal norm
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Abortion is the final solution for the sexual revolution.
A SEXUAL REVOLUTION INSIDE A LINGERIE STORE: Sylene has been witness to a sexual revolution.
The complete interview ("The global sexual revolution and the assault on freedom and family") is available at catholic-worldreport.
The play is set in the early 1970s when character Barney Cashman tries to join the sexual revolution before it passes him by.
The sexual revolution pioneers Masters (Sheen) and Johnson (Lizzie Caplan, above) are struggling with data, while his wife Libby struggles to conceive.
com/news/lovelace-premiere-amanda-seyfried-says-600468) explained : "The sexual revolution was a very important moment in our history; it sort of defined who we are, and it was a lot more complicated than I think people recognize Linda's story is really about all of that.
The festival, in its 6th year, has decided to include controversial subjects such as Sharia law, gay and lesbian literature and the 18th century sexual revolution, among others.
Behind the Red Door: Sex in China" takes a look at the sexual revolution underway in China, altering the traditions that the country faces from its exposures to Western culture, and how some of the changes within come from the deeply rooted traditional culture that may have been locked away.
Melbourne, November 7 ( ANI ): The sexual revolution of the 1960s and 1970s could be behind a spike in cases of cancer of the tonsils and tongue, a specialist from Brisbane has said.
Adam and Eve after the pill; paradoxes of the sexual revolution.
Yet where the authors do excel, and where the originality of Sex before the Sexual Revolution lies, is in demonstrating the historical complexities of private attitudes towards sex, and in complicating standard historical presumptions regarding British sexual history.
This intriguing documentary looks at how the genre coped with the sexual revolution and the changing role of women.