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2009-01-22 16:09:00

Inaugural Campaign: Roe v. Wade Blog-a-thon WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Advocates for Youth launches Amplify (www.amplifyyourvoice.org), a new interactive, youth-driven activist website with a week-long blog-a-thon in support of Roe v. Wade, the U.S.

2009-01-22 12:45:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Missouri Congressman Roy Blunt today reflected on the 36th anniversary of the Supreme Court's tragic ruling on Roe v.

2008-12-16 08:22:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Undercover footage from a second Indiana Planned Parenthood clinic shows an emerging pattern of abuse, as more clinic counselors evade their legal responsibility to report the statutory rape of young girls.

2008-11-26 09:08:26

Although teens seem to prefer peer-led sex education classes over teacher-led classes, they may not be any more effective at reducing abortions.

2008-10-02 21:00:23

By Camille Giglio The only major medical procedure a teenage girl can have without her parents' knowledge is an abortion. A teen cannot go to a tanning salon, get a body piercing or even get an aspirin from the school nurse without her parents being informed.

2008-08-26 09:00:00

Fighting the flood of unchallenged parental advice and unsubstantiated assertions on the Internet, a new site called OpposingViews.com offers a media platform where experts state their case and defend their views.

2008-07-18 09:01:02

By LAUREN ROTH By Lauren Roth The Virginian-Pilot RICHMOND Parents spoke, and the state Board of Education listened. At their monthly meeting Thursday, several board members said they have concerns with proposed special education rule changes that could reduce the rights of parents.

2008-07-10 21:00:14

By Jake Griffin jgriffin@@dailyherald.com Area legislators want a state law requiring social networking Web sites such as MySpace and Facebook to get parental permission before youngsters are allowed to join.

2008-06-22 09:00:30

THE COLUMNISTS One minute he is. The next he isn't. After first saying his ex- boss Rupert Murdoch had told him to, Kelvin MacKenzie explains in 'The Sun' why he will not be standing against David Davis in July's by-election in Haltemprice and Howden.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.