John Oliver, Laverne Cox Take On Idiotic Abstinence-Only Sex Ed 

On This Week Tonight, John Oliver lavished a full 21 minutes on American sex ed, with a special emphasis on abstinence-only curriculums. The segment comes complete with clips from dreadful videos with titles like “No Screwin’ Around” and programs comparing girls who’ve had sex to used tape, chewed-up gum, and stinky… »8/10/15 9:05am8/10/15 9:05am


Principal Pointlessly Threatens Student Who Protested Abstinence Rally

Katelyn Campbell, the high school student who notified the media about Pam Stenzel's insane abstinence-only presentation last week, is apparently being threatened by her principal. She says that George Aulenbacher, the principal at George Washington High School in West Virginia, said he'd call Wellesley College —… »4/18/13 9:33am4/18/13 9:33am

Abstinence-Only Education Now Includes Warning Against Dangers of Fingerblasting

Concerned that their precious children are not learning to be terrified enough about the deadly consequences of sexual intercourse, lawmakers in Tennessee have added language to their abstinence-only sex ed curriculum that warns students of the dangers of "gateway sexual activity" in a desperate effort to make sure… »4/06/12 6:45pm4/06/12 6:45pm

New Sex Ed Study To Hurt Conservatives' Feelings

For years conservative legislators have argued that abstinence-only sex education is the best policy, because if there's one thing we know about teenagers, it's that when you tell them not to do something they listen. However, today scientists have come out with information that may come as a shock (if you like to… »11/30/11 10:30am11/30/11 10:30am

Texas Schools Slowly, Begrudgingly Admit Abstinence-Only Education Isn't Working

After years of sexual education that willfully denies the possibility that kids are going to have sex no matter what, some schools in Texas are starting to teach curriculums that information on contraception. This is partly because it isn't as cheap to yell, "Don't do it!" to teens as one might think, and there's less… »9/16/11 1:20pm9/16/11 1:20pm