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Ezra Scarlet

Secetary General, Dems Club

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Debate: Do abstinence until marriage programs work?

Ok studies shown from the link below prove that the program is not only ineffective but unethical, and causes poor health.

Point One there was sex before there was marriage.

Second sex until marriage will not stop people from having martial issues or divorce. Ex a friend of mine has a step mom who took abstinence and got married she stayed with him for years and quit because she was really unhappy.

Third an final point is though research comparing Europian culture and ours it shows that forcing abstinence on our youth without actual sex education, not only pyschology damage and conflict with parents, but forces kids to learn about sex from their peers.

There's a documentary about it called "Let's talk About Sex."

Just type into goggle "let's talk about sex documentary" or look below

www.mediaproject.org/press-room/1811

http://www.advocatesforyouth.org/press-room/get-the-facts#abonly

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    Nov 17 2012: Abstinence until marriage programs are actually "abstinence until my parents are not looking or paying attention" programs. Sex education actually works where it is implemented correctly.

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