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Unlike a virgin

Given that most virginity pledgers lie about pretty much every aspect of their sexual history—and that many abstinence programs ply pledgers with “false, misleading, or distorted information”—it’s no surprise that the entire abstinence movement has now formally adopted dishonesty...


Saying no to saying no

Not for the first time, Americans prove they aren’t as stupid as the religious right believes they are: Most Americans, regardless of their political leanings, favor comprehensive sex education in schools over abstinence-only programs, researchers reported Monday. Currently, the federal...


Protecting those vulnerable 19-29 year olds

Just because you’re old enough, it doesn’t mean you can. Especially if you’re in your 20s and not in a strong Christian marriage: The federal government’s “no sex without marriage” message isn’t just for kids anymore. Now the government is...


Resistance is futile

And as we continue superhero-cartoon week… why is this not surprising? An Ohio school board is expanding sex education following the revelation that 13 percent of one high school’s female students were pregnant last year. There were 490 female students...


Led into temptation

If your parents believe in God, they’ll believe anything: NEW YORK - Teenagers who take pledges to remain virgins until marriage are likely to deny having taken the pledge if they later become sexually active. Conversely, those who were sexual...


Sex education, Ohio-style

Honestly, I’m really not out to get the buckeye state, but this is one hell of a way to blow through half a million bucks: Ohio’s abstinence-until-marriage curricula contain false or misleading information about abortion and contraceptives and do not...