Sex Education
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Protecting innocence

Family | Families push back against so-called “comprehensive” sex-ed in schools
by Mary Jackson
Posted 5/29/20, 05:01 pm

When Sandi Padilla distributed leaflets in Downey, Calif., neighborhoods and held signs outside local public schools to oppose her school district’s new sex education curriculum, she was thinking of her 4-year-old twin granddaughters. She said she is “fighting” for the girls who will start school in August.

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California sex ed battles continue

Family | A coalition of parents continues to fight for more control over what schools teach their children
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 1/17/20, 04:56 pm

A California legislative committee killed a measure this week that would have given parents more oversight of sex education in elementary classrooms.

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Sexual violence and family breakdown

Family | Experts contend more sex education won’t fix high rates of forced sex
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 9/20/19, 03:59 pm

Editor’s note: This report contains descriptions of sex and sexual violence.

About 1 in 16 American women report someone forced or coerced them into having sex for the first time, according to a new study published this week.

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