“It’s not protecting a child’s innocence to avoid sensible, open discussions”

The Guyliner’s Justin Myers has written a good piece about sex and relationship education for British GQ:

Trust me: children deal with far more puzzling concepts than the existence of same-sex couples, gender-queer people or trans men and women. Think of the mindblowing fact we’re a rock revolving around a huge ball of fire and that, before us, huge lizards – either with or without feathers depending on which textbook you’re using – roamed the muck below the very streets we live.