Stop the deception. Here is another campaign that will promote the lie that condoms provide protection from sexually-transmitted disease. No condom distribution campaign has ever curbed the spread of such diseases.
The city’s Public Health Department seeks to deliver 2,376,000 latex condoms over the next three years to city youth. All of these at the taxpayers’ expense.
A Valentine’s poem on the website reads: “Roses are red, violets are blue, condoms for me and condoms for you. Sex it Smart!” A piece of advice reads: “Wear your heart on your sleeve and a condom on your…. Sex it Smart!” The website includes graphic cartoons and explicit instructions about how to use a condom.
Edward C. Green, the former director of the AIDS Prevention Research Project at the Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, has scientifically examined what he calls a “consistent association” between “greater availability and use of condoms and higher (not lower) HIV-infection rates”.
Pro-family leaders have pointed out for years that the spreading of sexually transmitted diseases cannot be overcome through prophylactics, but by training young people to abstain and save sex until marriage.