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.
by Judd Legum Posted on June 7, 2014 Updated: June 9, 2014
Pandering to intolerance.
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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.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 17, 2014
"We ask questions about tobacco, and we set policies driven to our youth. We don't even ask questions about whether or not our children are taking risks related to sex."