Sex Without Condoms Is The New Engagement Ring

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Dru Harshaw

Youth Radio's Pendarvis Harshaw says walking down the aisle is not as big a deal as throwing away the Trojans. Courtesy Youth Radio hide caption

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Youth Radio's Pendarvis Harshaw says that among his friends, the transition from condoms to no-condoms signifies a lasting commitment.

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