THE AMAZING LIFE STORY OF DR. SEX

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A recently released 100-minute-long film follows the astonishing life story of the woman who revolutionized Americans’ approach to sex education and became a cultural icon. Prior to the early 1980s, sex and sexual matters were not frequently discussed in public in the United States and most certainly not in the mass media – a reticence rooted perhaps in America’s Puritan heritage.

Ruth Westheimer in Ask Dr. Ruth (2019)

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