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Tag Archives: sex education

Louie Gohmert and Ted Nugent, Proud to Be Ignoramuses

In several earlier posts (see the links below), I have chronicled the ridiculous pronouncements of Texas Congressman Louie Gohmert and “rock legend” and NRA spokesman Ted Nugent. At the risk … Continue reading

August 7, 2013 · 4 Comments

Love as a Drug (or Why My Eating a Doughnut May Make Your Child More Sexually Active)

The following item recently appeared on the Think Progress blog: “Ohio lawmakers failed to advance an amendment to the state budget that would have prohibited sex ed classes from including any instruction … Continue reading

April 23, 2013 · 1 Comment

North Dakota State U Bans Federal Sex Education Grant to Faculty

North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani has announced a ban on a federal research grant to two faculty for a sex education program, after Republican legislators objected to its … Continue reading

January 18, 2013 · 3 Comments



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