by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 14, 2014 Updated: July 14, 2014
After Emily Dawson filed a human rights complaint over being forced to sit through an abstinence course, her school district gave in.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 11, 2014
She and her mother say being forced to attend a mandatory abstinence assembly run by a faith-based organization violated their agnostic beliefs.
by Zack Ford Posted on June 10, 2014
The North Carolina Republican Party Platform is not as anti-gay as it used to be.
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by Judd Legum Posted on June 7, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
Pandering to intolerance.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 5, 2014 Updated: May 5, 2014
The kids are all right, but most American adults don't believe it.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 1, 2014 Updated: May 5, 2014
If It passes, it will be the first legislation to amend the state's sex ed requirements in more than 25 years.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 14, 2014 Updated: April 14, 2014
Ironically, comprehensive sex ed is one of the most effective policies to lower the abortion rate.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 9, 2014 Updated: April 9, 2014
"This represents a missed opportunity to introduce medically accurate information on abstinence and effective contraceptive use," federal health officials warn.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 7, 2014 Updated: April 7, 2014
Nonetheless, abstinence-only courses have received over a billion of dollars in federal funding over the past two decades.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 31, 2014
Communities across the United States have a few things to learn from Denmark, South Carolina.