In the Blog
Abstinence only one option
1. There are reliable ways, besides abstinence, to prevent pregnancy.
2. There are reliable ways, besides abstinence, to prevent STIs.
3. Abortion is safe (safer than carrying a pregnancy to term, in fact) and there’s a wide range of legitimate opinion as to when and whether it is appropriate.
There’s a lot more in the original post - you should click over and read it. As I’ve written elsewhere, quality sex ed is in short supply, especially in the States, and a lot of non-professionals are pitching in on the internet with material like this list. This movement has its ups and downs - without doctors vetting curriculum, some misinformation and strange emphasis can slip in - but it’s certainly better than abstinence-only education, which just doesn’t work.
Things might be about to change for our American friends - brooklynite has collected some quotes from presidential nominees which suggest that they might be on board with sex ed in a way that previous generations of American political leaders have not been.
So, what do you think every girl should learn about sex?