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The fallacy of the University of Pennsylvania’s abstinence study

Conservative Christians are hailing a “landmark” study that “finally shows that abstinence-only education works”.  This study was done by John Jemmott III, a University of Pennsylvania professor and is titled: Efficacy of a Theory-Based Abstinence-Only Intervention Over 24 Months. Blog posts about this have been all over the Internet in the last couple of weeks, all […]