Texas Panel Votes to Ban Planned Parenthood From Public Schools
A Texas state legislative committee has voted to ban the Planned Parenthood abortion business from teaching sex education classes to kids in Texas public schools.
The Austin newspaper has more information on today's vote: The Senate Education Committee this morning approved a bill to ban Planned Parenthood from providing sex education materials or instruction in public schools in a 6-2 vote, after little discussion. Ref. Source 6
Texas prepares for showdown over sex ed in schools. For the first time in two decades, the Texas State Board of Education is slated to make changes to its sex education curriculum, triggering a likely showdown between conservative and liberal state activists. The last revisions to the health education standards were in 1997, and much of the debate is expected to revolve around issues of contraception, sexual orientation and gender identity. Source 3h.
I personally do not see anything wrong with sex education so long as it is done scientifically and not encouraging children to experiment.
We interrupt Texas Education System to share interesting fact from the good old days:
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