FDL Welcomes Nona Willis Aronowitz, Girldrive

By: Sunday August 29, 2010 1:59 pm

What matters to young women? Are we feminists? What do we care about? How are these things different in different areas of the country? These are the issues addressed by 26-year-old Nona Willis Aronowitz and her childhood friend, Emma Bee Bernstein in their new paperback Girldrive. The two authors drove across the country and interviewed 200 young women, along with some of the mothers of their interviewees, and the mothers of Second and Third Wave Feminism.


The “Abstinence-Only Study” That Wasn’t

By: Tuesday February 2, 2010 4:25 pm

Much commotion has been kicked up over the report that, in contradiction to years of previous research and data, there has finally been an abstinence-only study that shows that it can work under some circumstances if it’s taught properly.

The major problem: What they’re describing isn’t abstinence-only sex ed.

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