Pope Francis and cardinals at the Vatican
June 17th, 2019

Apparently feeling threatened by the growing popularity of progressive views on gender and sexual orientation, the Vatican is trying to promote a “positive and prudent sexual education” which stresses to students the “full original truth of masculinity and femininity.” Continue reading

Banana with a condom on it
May 31st, 2019

California’s freshly revamped sex-ed guidance has some parents and faith leaders up in arms. According to reports, the new program includes explicit hands-on demonstrations and other features that opponents argue are inappropriate. Continue reading

LGBT Sex Ed in schools
April 27th, 2018

California parents were outraged to learn they were barred from pulling their kids out of a robust new sex-ed course that some found objectionable. They’re accusing the school district of trying to use the “LGBT agenda” and ideas of social justice to “indoctrinate” their children. Continue reading

Teenage girl with pregnancy test
August 11th, 2017

Back in 2011, Texas lawmakers decided to cut millions of dollars in funding for family planning services like Planned Parenthood in favor of an abstinence-only approach. Then-governor Ricky Perry framed the policy as a necessary step to decrease abortions. He … Continue reading

Sex-Ed is a controversial topic, but reason dictates that it is a good idea to teach kids about sex.
March 24th, 2016

In the public school system, it is pretty common for districts to teach a sex education class. These typically take place between 5th and 8th grades, though sometimes earlier and sometimes later. Some districts take a different approach, teaching a form … Continue reading