Argument: Comprehensive sex-ed undermines message of abstinence

Issue Report: Abstinence-only vs. comprehensive sex education


Robert Rector. “The Effectiveness of Abstinence Education Programs in Reducing Sexual Activity Among Youth”. Heritage. 8 Apr. 2002 – “Clearly, the caveat that says ‘and if you do engage in sex, this is how you should do it’ substantially weakens an admonition against early non-marital sexual activity.”