Despite the easing of taboos and the rise of hookup apps, Americans are in the midst of a sex recession. New cases of HIV are at an all-time low. Most women can—at last—get birth control for free, and the morning-after pill without a prescription. If hookups are your thing, Grindr and Tinder offer the prospect of casual sex within the hour. BDSM plays at the local multiplex—but why bother going? Sex is portrayed, often graphically and sometimes gorgeously, on prime-time cable.
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Doing It, Burgess's novel of adolescent discovery aimed at teenage boys, features a teacher having oral sex with a pupil. Fine's review of it in today's Guardian is the most thorough demolition job in the history of children's literature. Her demand for the book's destruction is unprecedented in recent years, and points to the schism which has opened in children's writing between iconoclasts led by Burgess and those such as Fine and JK Rowling who are more mindful of traditional restraints. She lacerates Burgess - whose last book Lady, about a year-old girl who, after having sex with 10 boys, is turned into a liberated "sniffy, licky, shaggy" dog - and his publishers for "peddling this grubby book, which demeans young women and young men".
The sexuality of US adolescents includes both their feelings, behaviors and development, and the place adolescent sexuality has in American society, including the response of the government , educators, parents, and other interested groups. Teenage pregnancy is four times as prevalent in the US as in the European Union,  but has been steadily declining since , reaching a record low in , according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC , and continuing to decline through More than half of the schools in the study followed a comprehensive approach that included information about both abstinence and contraception, while approximately one third of schools provided students with abstinence-only sex education. Self-report surveys suggest that half of all to year-olds have had oral sex. The average age of first sexual intercourse in the United States is around 18 for males and around 17 for females,   and this has been rising in recent years.