Racy posters in the name of STI prevention

Monday, November 26, 2012
 | 
Bob Kellogg (OneNewsNow.com)

The Ohio University Division of Student Affairs is displaying posters in the mostly co-ed dorms that appear to promote immoral sexual behavior.

The campaign reportedly aims to prevent the spread of sexually transmitted infections. But one resident assistant, who wants to remain anonymous, does not think the posters -- which state things like "How many people…have you REALLY slept with?" and "Sober sex … try it. You'll like it" -- accomplish that.

"The pictures were basically of … a male and a female lying in a bed. She's … promiscuously posed," he describes. "In another one was a group of a mix of male and females with bed sheets over them, with seemingly no clothes on, and again, very suggestive and promiscuous."

The resident assistant points out that abstinence is not even mentioned as an alternative.

"In fact, they directly told me that they completely avoid abstinence because their claim is that they choose not to impose morality on anybody," he details. "But to me, that's rather paradoxical."

Those posing for these suggestive posters are all student volunteers.

Consider Supporting Us?

The staff at Onenewsnow.com strives daily to bring you news from a biblical perspective. If you benefit from this platform and want others to know about it please consider a generous gift today.

MAKE A DONATION

Comments

We moderate all reader comments, usually within 24 hours of posting (longer on weekends). Please limit your comment to 300 words or less and ensure it addresses the article - NOT another reader's comments. Comments that contain a link (URL), an inordinate number of words in ALL CAPS, rude remarks directed at other readers, or profanity/vulgarity will not be approved. More details

SIGN UP FOR OUR DAILY NEWSBRIEF

SUBSCRIBE

VOTE IN OUR POLL

If accused of praying for your elected government officials, how would you plead?

CAST YOUR VOTE

GET PUSH NOTIFICATIONS

SUBSCRIBE

LATEST AP HEADLINES

More Israeli troops sent to West Bank, placed on high alert
Trump to attend commissioning of USS Gerald R. Ford
Ohio prosecutor: Infant whose remains found was born alive
German runaway girl who converted to Islam is found in Iraq
Al-Qaida suspect linked to cartoonist plot extradited to US
Hawaii prepares for 'unlikely' N. Korea missile threat
Minn. police chief resigns in wake of officer shooting

LATEST FROM THE WEB

Trump: USS Ford 'A 100,000-ton message to the world'
Iran cracks down on Christian converts, sentences believers to 10 years in prison
Trump blasts Washington Post, NYT for leaks, fake news on Russia
Protests erupt at Minneapolis mayor's press conference announcing police chief resignation
US intercepts allegedly suggest Sessions discussed campaign matters w/Russian ambassador

CARTOON OF THE DAY

Cartoon of the Day

REASON & COMPANY

NEXT STORY
Commotion over Charlie Brown Christmas

An Arkansas-based atheist group is complaining that an elementary school plans to take students to see a stage production of A Charlie Brown Christmas at a local church. But ADF asserts that the field trip is constitutional.