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This teen fought her school's abstinence-only class and won - Vox


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"the course taught that gonorrhea can kill people in three days"When the school wouldn't accept her mother's request to excuse her from the second day of the unit, Dawson took her frustration to the Alberta Human Rights Commission — and convinced her school to drop the class, at least temporarily.Dawson challenged the sex education class in April as a violation of Alberta's Human Rights Act, which, among other things, requires that parents have the right to exempt their children from sex education classes

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