4th August 2015
Think back to your first conversation about sexuality, researcher Natalie Thorburn asked people gathered at Baradene College on a cold, windy night in June. “Was it with your best friend, or your parents, or your school?” Ms Thorburn asked. “For many of us it was a time of giggling and excited discussions,” she said. Then she paused, before saying “Now imagine how different that conversation might have been if you grew up in a community where sexual activity was imposed on you.