Last week saw the release of new data in an extensive on-going study of Czech sexual behavior, everything from how much time Czechs spend between the sheets to how good they are. Sex therapist Petr Weiss, the professor at Charles University who supervised the project, says among the most important findings since the survey began, is a rise in contraception use, leading to fewer unwanted pregnancies and consequently fewer abortions. He makes clear back in the early 90s, the situation was very different. And this is connected with a very marked decrease in the number of abortions. Now we have only a quarter of the number of abortions we had then. Before the revolution, if you can imagine we had more abortions a year than deliveries!
Dos and Don'ts: Sexual Attitudes
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In her book Big Sister , photographer Hana Jakrlova explores an internet sex club in Prague where the clients get to have sex for free as long as they agree to let their exploits be filmed and broadcast live across the web. Beyond making her struggle with the notion of over-sharing, Jakrlova says the project also challenged her as a photographer and as a woman. While the johns always seemed to behave themselves, she says the acts that played out were hard to be around. Prostitution is legal in the Czech Republic, but that doesn't make it any less exploitative, she says. The book is titled after the name of the club, Big Sister , which closed in Most of the photos were taken between and
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Prostitution in the Czech Republic is legal, but organized prostitution brothels , prostitution rings, pimping , etc. Ever since the Czechoslovak Velvet Revolution led to the creation of the two independent states Czech Republic and Slovakia , prostitution has been flourishing and has contributed its share to the region's booming tourist economy. Prostitution is widespread in Prague and areas near the Republic's western borders with Germany and Austria. According to the Czech Ministry of the Interior, there are over brothels in the Czech Republic, of which are in Prague.
Coming to Prague soon? Nudity The days of the naked weather girl and occasional weather guy on TV Nova are gone, but on the surface Czech society seems quite relaxed about bare flesh. Even if people are not necessarily disrobing at any given moment, social acceptance of the naked body is widespread.