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Teens Get Creeped Out When Republican Lawmaker Asks If They Are Virgins During Statehouse Visit

Can you imagine if Republicans interrogated every constituent about their sexual activity? Well, these kids don’t have to imagine it, they experienced it.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Bristol Palin Being Sued For Custody And Child Support, Probably Wishes She Had Practiced Abstinence Now

Bristol Palin brought this upon herself. After all, she could have just practiced what she preached. Now, it’s her turn to take responsibility.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Teen Abstinence Spokesperson Gives Birth To Second Out-Of-Wedlock Child

Teen Abstinence Spokesperson Gives Birth To Second Out-Of-Wedlock Child

Teen abstinence superstar Bristol Palin just gave birth to her second little bundle of hypocrisy.

by John Prager· · News
Watch Anti-Sex Education Parents Screech And Threaten Violence At School Board Meeting (VIDEO)

Watch Anti-Sex Education Parents Screech And Threaten Violence At School Board Meeting (VIDEO)

The sex education class is optional! It’s optional! Jeebus.

by Bob Cesca· · Discredited Right-Wing Myths, News
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Georgia Cuts Off STD Test Funding To Screw Planned Parenthood; Also Nose To Spite Face

Did we mention Georgia has some of the highest STD rates in the country?

by Jameson Parker· · News
Bristol Palin: I Was Never An Abstinence Spokeswoman, Even When I Was, ‘A$$holes’

Bristol Palin: I Was Never An Abstinence Spokeswoman, Even When I Was, ‘A$$holes’

Bristol Palin really wants you to know that her new baby was totally planned, and she was never a paid abstinence spokesperson — even when she was, you “giddy a$$holes.”

by John Prager· · News
Dan Savage: If Bristol Palin’s Last Name Was ‘Obama’ Fox News Would Slut-Shame Her

Dan Savage: If Bristol Palin’s Last Name Was ‘Obama’ Fox News Would Slut-Shame Her

LGBT columnist Dan Savage told the truth about Bristol Palin’s second pregnancy: “If Bristol Palin’s last name was “Obama” the whole Hee Haw gang at Fox News would spend half of every day for the next nine months telling us that Bristol Obama has terrible parents.”

by John Prager· · News
Republican ‘Abstinence-Only’ Crusader’s 17-Year-Old Daughter Is Pregnant

Republican ‘Abstinence-Only’ Crusader’s 17-Year-Old Daughter Is Pregnant

A Republican lawmaker who promoted legislation to teach “abstinence-only” sex education in schools announced that his own unmarried high school-aged daughter has gotten pregnant. Bill Cassidy, a state Senator from Louisiana released a statement to NOLA.com announcing that he was to be a grandfather and expressing his support for his […]

Creepy Conservative Christian Ritual – Girls Pledging Their Virginity To Their Fathers (IMAGES)

Creepy Conservative Christian Ritual – Girls Pledging Their Virginity To Their Fathers (IMAGES)

Religious extremism now has young girls pledging their virginity to their fathers. Like promise rings or purity pledges ever worked before.

by Gloria Christie· · News
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You’ll Never Guess What The Today Show Is Sensationalizing This Time (VIDEO)

Rather than advise teens to have safe sex or talk to them about sexting, spy on them and enforce abstinence. Never mind that it doesn’t work.

by Roman Collins· · News
Glenn Beck’s Paranoid Fantasy Novel Could Become A Textbook In Ohio

Glenn Beck’s Paranoid Fantasy Novel Could Become A Textbook In Ohio

Springboro Community City School District in Ohio is considering a backdoor for religious fundamentalists to getting their agenda into the public schools.

by T. Steelman· · News
Safety First: Illinois Legislature Bans Abstinence-Only Sex Education

Safety First: Illinois Legislature Bans Abstinence-Only Sex Education

This move by Illinois represents a huge step in the right direction when it comes to the health of America’s adolescents and young adults. Sex ed is important.

by Guest Writer· · News
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High School Principal Threatens Girl For Speaking Out Against Wildly Dishonest Abstinence-Only Presentation

‘How would you feel if I called your college and told them what bad character you have and what a backstabber you are?’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
New Study Shows That Forced Ultrasounds Do Not Deter Women From Having Abortions

New Study Shows That Forced Ultrasounds Do Not Deter Women From Having Abortions

Conservatives in states across the nation have been pushing laws in the belief that women will change their minds about having an abortion. But do these laws actually work?

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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Top 10 Statements Of 2012 That Prove The GOP Just Doesn’t Get Science

‘If you fight science, you’re going to lose your children, and I believe in telling it the way it was.’

by Cicero· · Current Issues, Information and Resources
Rush Limbaugh Freaks Out About ‘Condom Negotiation’ Study

Rush Limbaugh Freaks Out About ‘Condom Negotiation’ Study

‘Maybe what this study ought to do is teach these 14-year-old girls not to have sex. Do you realize how old-fashioned that makes me sound?’

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Maddow Attacks Mississippi Conservatives On Abortion (VIDEO)

Maddow Attacks Mississippi Conservatives On Abortion (VIDEO)

If they expect to keep abortion rates down, this isn’t the way to do it. All this is going to do is hurt women.

by Justin Acuff (Isaacs)· · News
Studies Show Increase In HIV Rates Linked To Abstinence-Only Sexual Education

Studies Show Increase In HIV Rates Linked To Abstinence-Only Sexual Education

Abstinence-only programs pose a serious public health risk.

Tennessee Governor Signs Bill Defining Kissing And Holding Hands As ‘Gateway Sexual Activity’ Into Law

Tennessee Governor Signs Bill Defining Kissing And Holding Hands As ‘Gateway Sexual Activity’ Into Law

The law is so vague that it could define kissing and holding hands as ‘gateways to sexual activity.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Tennessee Bill Defines Kissing And Holding Hands As Gateways To Sexual Activity, Bans Teaching Contraception In Sex Ed

Tennessee Bill Defines Kissing And Holding Hands As Gateways To Sexual Activity, Bans Teaching Contraception In Sex Ed

Tennessee Republicans have gone on a culture war rampage.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News