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Wed May 13, 2015
News Digest

Daily news roundup for Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Abstinence-only curriculum is not sex education, judge rules // SF Gate

"California’s sex-education law prohibits school districts from indoctrinating students on the need to remain celibate before marriage or teaching them that abstinence is the only safe way to prevent pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases, a judge has ruled.

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Tue July 30, 2013
Arts & Culture

Fruitvale Station reframes cinematic portraits of African American males

Steve Rhodes

When moviegoers talk about the film Fruitvale Station, which pulled in $4.7 million over the weekend, they often talk about the sobbing that you hear in the theater as the credits roll, especially noticeable because the tears flow openly from the men in the audience.

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Mon July 22, 2013