Committed to Embracing Sexuality

Bradbury, Jenny Sinding; Sinding, Kate
September 2006
Conscience: The News Journal of Catholic Opinion;Autumn2006, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p28
This article presents views of Jenny Sinding Bradbury and Kate Sinding, daughters of Steven Sinding, the director-general of the International Planned Parenthood Federation, on sex education. The earliest sex education that they received came in the form of an illustrated book for children and parents called "Where Did I Come From?" Both sisters learned a great deal about contraception and family planning.


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