All posts tagged "abstinence only"
Everyday Hero: Porn Site Steps Up After Utah Refuses to Teach Real Sex Ed in Schools
Utah rejected a bill that would give kids the option of learning about actual sex education, so a...
President Obama Finally Cuts Federal Funding to Abstinence-Only Sex Education
Abstinence-only sex education is not "educational" in any meaningful sense of the world, and President Obama has cut...
Colorado Gave Free IUDs To Teens And Poor Women, And It Looks Like The Program Was A Smashing Success
Colorado deserves a standing ovation for this free contraception program that cut teen pregnancy rates by 40 percent.
Judge Orders Real Sex Ed, Not Abstinence Propaganda For Teen Pregnancy ‘Hot Spot’
Abstinence-only sex education doesn't work. Luckily, a California judge understands that and ruled against it in the state's...
Professor Survives Live-Tweeting Her Son’s Abstinence-Only Sex Ed Class Without Her Brain Exploding
Professor and author Alice Dreger awesomely highlights the utter insanity of abstinence-only education by live-Tweeting a class her...
Jesus Freak: Purity Is Overrated
The argument is this: God designed sex as a sacred act between a man and a woman. You...
Jesus Freak: Abstinence Is The Worst Reason To Rush Into Marriage
I used to be a believer in abstinence until marriage. In fact, I was â€œsaving myselfâ€ as a...
‘Choose Purity’ Event Scares Kids Into Thinking Premarital Sex Leads To Prostitution, Meth Addiction
If I had a dollar for every religious weirdo who thought non-facts and scare tactics worked better than...
Camille Paglia’s Problematic Op-Ed About Sex Education Misses The Mark On Teens And Sex
Camille Paglia wrote an interesting but ultimately problematic Time Magazine sex ed piece this week that sorely misses...
The Efforts Of One Pearl-Clutchy Father May Backpedal Kansas Sex Ed Policy
The state may be taking a giant step backward in their efforts to offer more comprehensive sex education,...
This Illinois Law Banning Abstinence Education Makes Me Happy
Despite having obtained my sex education in Illinois, I am still shocked that the only three options for...
Speaker Touting Benefits Of Abstinence Proves How Ridiculous Abstinence-Only Education Really Is
Everyone knows if you want to teach kids about safe sex the best way to go about it...