December 12, 2012
Sex Ed, Texas-style

From an interview with Gail Collins on her new book, As Texas Goes: How the Lone Star State Hijacked the American Agenda.

Martha Rosenberg: You write, “Quite a bit of the information Texas students are getting seems to have arrived from another era. An abstinence-only program used in three districts assures them that if, ‘if a woman is dry, the sperm will die’ — which harks back to colonial-era theories that it was impossible for a woman to get pregnant unless she enjoyed the sex.”



Posted by Jerome Doolittle at December 12, 2012 11:15 AM
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Texas is the only state that seceded twice to maintain slavery.

Posted by: JoyfulA on December 13, 2012 3:22 AM
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