United Church of Christ Backs Comprehensive Sexuality Education Plan for Youth

Posted by Kendall Harmon

The PACHA resolution states that only programs with the best scientific information be funded, and that the government should uphold the rights of young people to have access to information in order to make healthy and responsible decisions about their sexual health.

The UCC officials issued objections in their Friday endorsement, however, specifically $5 million in abstinence-only-until-marriage programs.

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Posted June 3, 2012 at 12:19 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]
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