Abstinence-Only Education Now Includes Warning Against Dangers of…

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 6:45pm 4/06/12 6:45pm

The Many Contradictions Of Leslee Unruh, Anti-Abortion And "Purity"…

Leslee Unruh is the President of the Abstinence Clearinghouse and Executive Director of Vote Yes for Life, which spearheaded the efforts to ban abortion in South Dakota. She's also dabbled in crisis pregnancy centers, mobile crisis pregnancy centers and even a home where unwed mothers can live rent free. These days,… » 8/12/08 6:00pm 8/12/08 6:00pm

14-Year-Old Girl's Bracelet Gets Her Kicked Out Of School

In the UK, a 14-year old girl has been tossed out of school for wearing a bracelet. Thing is, she's Sikh. And the bracelet, a Kara, is a part of her faith. Her school says the bangle stands in violation of their dress code, which prevents not only the wearing of jewelry, but also the wearing of any accessories that… » 11/07/07 5:30pm 11/07/07 5:30pm

HPV: The Bubonic Plague Of The MySpace Generation

Am I alone in having fear put into my heart by those Gardasil commercials that tell me that I am definitely going to get human papillomavirus and die of cervical cancer? After all, 50% of Americans have HPV and 80% of American women will have contracted it by age 50, and, of course we're all aware of the fact that… » 8/01/07 2:30pm 8/01/07 2:30pm