Edmonton schools ax pro-abstinence program after human rights complaint

Pete Baklinski 

The Edmonton Public School Board has axed a local pregnancy center’s abstinence-based sex-ed presentations after a mother and her 18-year-old daughter filed a human rights complaint.

The school board says the Edmonton Pregnancy Care Centre’s presentations met its  “standards and expectations on every level,” but chose to cancel them because they were “becoming very divisive.” Continue reading