Sex, Lies and Duct Tape: Science and Morality in Colo. Springs Schools

Illustration: Sally Piette
A Christian group called Education for a Lifetime regularly gives multi-day "abstinence-centered" programs in several El Paso County school districts. It make a case that no sex before marriage is safe: Even if you escape without a disease or a screaming baby, premarital sex makes you prone to infidelity while reducing your ability to bond with your future spouse.

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