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Sex Education

When it comes to sex education, schools should teach the facts. Teens need to know the risks of having sex. There are many reasons why teens should wait to have sex. But teens also need to understand how to stay safe and protect themselves from disease.

Featured Efforts

Exposing Anti-Choice Crisis Pregnancy Centers

Anti-choice CPCs mislead and manipulate people facing unintended pregnancies. Learn More »

Choice Out Loud: Every Decision Has a Story

Choice Out Loud is a platform designed to help amplify the stories that men and women are already telling and add new voices to the conversation. Learn More »

Stories

Lela, 24

I had my first child when I was only 15 years old, a ninth grader in junior high.

Merry, 54

In 1972, as a 16 year old girl in high school, I instituted the “sex information center” at James Madison High School in Brooklyn, NY.

The Problem

 Many opponents of choice work to block schools from teaching teens the facts about sex and staying safe.

Our Solution

Our country needs to make fighting teen pregnancy a priority. The federal government and the states should invest more money in sex-education programs that work.


News & Updates

Reproductive Freedom and Pride Go Hand-In-Hand

Our organizer Gabby explains that both the Reproductive Rights and the LGBTQ movements are fighting for the human right and dignity of defining our own lives, bodies and families.

Statement by NARAL on Nomination of Merrick Garland to the U.S. Supreme Court

"By objective standards, there are few more qualified candidates for the highest court in the land than Judge Merrick Garland, yet the Republican Senate is refusing to do its job and move his nomination forward in a timely manner," said Ilyse Hogue.


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