Teen sex: there are no positives

Williams, Armstrong
December 2007
New York Amsterdam News;12/13/2007, Vol. 98 Issue 51, p13
The article presents the author's comments on the role of the U.S. parents in the prevention of pre-marital sex among teenagers. American rates of teen pregnancy, childbirth, and abortion remain among the highest of all industrialized nations. According to the author, parents must not only discourage their wards from engaging in sexual activity, they must demand it, and take steps to prevent it. The author holds that schools, churches, media and lawmakers should support parents in this regard.


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