Masakhane was started in order to provide the medically accurate, sex positive, pleasure-focused education young people in Newark were asking for. As you might know, most sex ed around the country does not work this way. Oftentimes, it is heteronormative, cisnormative, racist, ableist, misogynistic, adultist and medically inaccurate. So we’re asking folks to share why they need the real sex ed we (and other stellar organizations) provide. Here are some reasons our interns voiced:


Do you want to share why you need real sex ed? Come join us for Gallery Aferro’s Open Studios this Saturday (April 13th) and take some pics with your reasons why. Or follow us on social media and let us know why you #realsexed!

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