inafoxhole (inafoxhole) wrote,
inafoxhole
inafoxhole

A drift toward sanity in Ohio

Strickland cuts funds for abstinence-only programs.

The problem is not that "abistence is the only sure way to prevent STDs and pregnancy", the problem is that 1) these programs lie to the students about the effectiveness of other measures, and 2) most teens simply WON'T abstain.

There is theory and there is practice.
Tags: abstinence-only, links, ohio
Subscribe

  • circumcision

    It was almost two years ago that my nephew was born. There were a lot of things about that experience that I disapproved of--thought, my newphew…

  • Denialism

    I recently finished listening to two audiobooks. One was Bertrand Russell's What I Believe, which was a collection of three essays/talks he'd given.…

  • It's not my morning

    Trying to respond to a post by Austin Cline this morning and having no luck. I've trimmed by comment back to 1800 characters and I'm still getting…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments