Tags: Sex Education
Posted: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:08
During a debate introducing the Sex and Relationships Education (Curriculum) Bill to parliament this week, Conservative MP Philip Davies blamed "sex education fanatics" for a rise in unwanted pregnancies since the 1970s, and called for "less sex education, or even better, none".
Posted: Fri, 27 Jul 2012 09:12
A Christian group has been touring schools in Sussex telling children frightening untruths about the supposed consequences of abortion.
Posted: Thu, 05 Jul 2012 09:06
Parents, doctors and researchers in Calgary have launched a fight to overturn a Catholic School District's ban on vaccinations for girls against the human papilloma virus (HPV).
Posted: Fri, 27 Jan 2012 11:16
the Government has been accused of pushing ahead plans to strip abortion providers of their role in counselling women despite an amendment on the issue suffering a heavy defeat in the Commons last year.
Posted: Wed, 11 Jan 2012 16:38
A demonstration has been organised for 20 January against the Sex Education (Required Content) Bill which seeks to secure abstinence education for girls only.
Posted: Fri, 09 Dec 2011 15:14
A parliamentary Private Members Bill that would "require schools to provide certain additional sex education to girls aged between 13 and 16;" is scheduled for a second reading on 20 January 2012.
Posted: Fri, 11 Nov 2011 13:46
Two peers have condemned a "cruel" and "vicious" campaign against them by the Christian Institute which claimed they wanted to make personal, social and health education (PSHE) compulsory for five-year-olds. This includes education about sex and relationships.