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Why do teen birthrates keep rising?

“If you spend $1.5 billion to spew shame-filled garbage to young people and then pass laws that limit their access to good information, contraception, emergency contraception and abortion, then you shouldn't be surprised when the health outcomes aren't to your liking.”

Shelby Knox, as quoted in Salon article on why teen pregnancy rates are rising for the second year in a row. They referred to Shelby as a "Texan-chastity-pledge-devotee-turned-sex-ed-youth-advocate." Sweet.