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Roundup: Clinic Violence, Clinic Closure, and Abstinence Ed Tries Self-Funding

A plot to bomb a women’s clinic is discovered, one of Missouri’s two clinics can’t provide abortions for a month, and abstinence education groups get to get the raise money to get government funds.

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Roundup: A Labor Day Salute To Labor

For Labor Day, we look at birth in Ghana, racial disparities in the U.S. and what constitutes “sex ed” in Utah.

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Back To School: The Politics of Sex Education in the States

A roundup of sex ed news as students across the country head back into the classroom.

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Teaching Evolution Causes Teen Pregnancy???

What are the real dangers of teaching evolution in school?  According to Colorado Right to Life spokesperson Bob Enyart, it will make teens get pregnant.

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Bristol and Levi, Together Forever?

For those of us on the blue side of the divide, theoretically if not geographically, the Palin family saga reminds us that we’re not just fighting an abortion war, but we’re up against an entire way of life built on a deep foundation of contradiction.

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Roundup: Oklahoma Goes Round and Round While South Carolina Is Stuck

Oklahoma is playing the veto game for a fourth time, South Carolina is stuck in the mud on abortion, and Canada teaches the U.S. some lessons about reducing teen pregnancy.

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On the Pill’s 50th Birthday, We’re Still Fighting for Sex Ed

Why, in a world of countless birth control pills, the ring, the patch, implants, and condoms for women and men, do people still get pregnant unintentionally? Because there are a lot of people rooting against them.

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Roundup: April Fools? Could Be.

It’s April Fool’s day, but these people aren’t joking when it comes to pushing anti-choice ideals.

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Who Put Failed Ab-Only Programs Back in Health Care Reform? And Why?

Why is there a $250 million “bonus” for failed abstinence-only programs kept in the health reform bill?  Was this a chit to be traded for the votes of Democrats like Stupak?

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We’d Like a Refund on Those Purity Rings

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