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The Debate over Students with AIDS in Schools
September 5, 1985 at 12:00 AM EDT
5518723784The Debate over Students with AIDS in SchoolsThe New York City school board faced tough choices on AIDS policy in 1985, while AIDS patient Ryan White fought to be allowed in Indiana schools.1985-09-05 18:00:00disabled1967244488191014Why we should think of sexual intimacy in terms of pizzaIn her new book “Girls and Sex,” Peggy Orenstein suggests that we re-think sexual intimacy, in both education and our everyday lives. While she acknowledges the importance of the national debate on campus sexual assault, Orenstein also urges us to broaden our definition of "sex" and talk candidly about what happens after consent -- arguing that if we don't guide our teenagers, pop culture will.2016-08-23 06:00 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/GettyImages-566044969-320x196.jpgSd2uG5xI_ms191007News Wrap: 1st U.S. combat death in Afghanistan in 7 monthsIn our news wrap Tuesday, an American soldier died in Afghanistan -- the first U.S. combat death in the country since January. The soldier’s patrol in the Helmand province triggered a roadside bomb that also wounded another U.S. service member and six Afghan soldiers. Also, UNICEF reports staggering new numbers on the flow of unaccompanied minors making the journey from Central America to the U.S.2016-08-23 06:00 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/RTS5LO0-1-320x196.jpgrvEs0YrCr7A190768Why so many gay and bisexual men can’t donate blood in the U.S.The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is asking for new scientific research as it reevaluates a controversial policy banning men from donating blood if they admit to having had sex with another man in the past year. Gay rights advocates say the rules are not based in science, but on decades of stigma regarding gay men and AIDS. NewsHour Weekend’s Ivette Feliciano reports.2016-08-20 07:28 pmhttp://newshour-tc.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/sam_brinton-320x196.png9befWrjXHPI
The New York City school board faced tough choices on AIDS policy in 1985, while AIDS patient Ryan White fought to be allowed in Indiana schools.
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