Alaska’s New Sex Ed Law Is Both Ludicrous And Harmful

Katie Klabusich
Aug 11, 2016 · 6 min read

Just as Alaska’s minors were being granted bodily autonomy by the state’s Supreme Court, its legislature was taking action to reduce access to comprehensive sexual health education under the guise of “a parent’s right to direct the education of a child.”

State Senator Mike Dunleavy of Wasilla introduced an amendment to HB 156, which supposedly empowers local communities…