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Birth Control That Works Too Well

A Colorado program to give low-income teens long-acting contraception dropped the teen abortion rate dramatically. But conservatives refuse to fund it.

by Katha Pollitt

Like other struggling schools, the University of Arizona is raising out-of-state tuition—and courting the affluent students who can afford to pay it.
Posted May 19 2015 - 7:39pm
An appeals court declares the NSA’s data grab illegal. 
Posted May 13 2015 - 12:52pm
The teens of the Baltimore riot have never known a reality without crisis. That comes with consequences.
Posted May 6 2015 - 6:04pm


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