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When I say there's an app for everything so how about getting sex education from an -- it's called the teens in New York City protection -- It provides various information about sex and where to get birth control and anyone can download it for free.
So is this -- our kids should be getting that information joining us now some of the New York City Parents Association.
Sam Paris Lola stamp its offer for coming on this morning I have read and accounts of this that the apple also directs.
Children to abortion clinics.
You -- from before -- to say today's my daughter's thirteenth birthday so I'd like to which we go to some fantastic -- I love you very much speaking of and we examined.
But if that's so why should the city of New York be directing children to abortion so the New York City parent's union does not have a problem with -- education we do not take a stand on abortion woman's right to choose or anything like that.
The problem we have is that yes they are going to -- -- you don't you don't have a problem with kids being directed to abortion -- by the -- you -- with no supervision from their parents that's exactly what the problem is it's very -- -- -- here in New York -- the subversion collusion between.
The mayor's office the Department of Education.
In the department of health.
There -- clinics in high schools right now and I'm judge -- judge has ruled federal judge that any child.
Who is an age can get -- plan B.
-- and plan B is the morning after pill that you take after having unprotected sex which will prevent you from becoming pregnant.
There are possibilities of allergic reactions to this medication it's an increase in the possibility the -- -- pregnancy.
And that our problem is that parents are being left out of the equation completely we do not have to be notified.
Doctor Thomas Farley the New York city's health commissioner.
Is is responding to this reaction to this -- he says this most parents are overwhelmingly.
Supportive we used to provide some basic information and tiny pamphlet but these days the language of kids is the mobile phone.
So others would say look knowledge is power what's wrong he cites statistics that say there's a 30% decline in teen pregnancy New York City.
Partly because teens are openly discussing these risks what's the harm in having some education on a cell phone.
I'm not -- the education on the cellphone I went to the I downloaded the -- myself.
The problem is it's more than education it is directing children to go to clinics where they can get the plan B contraceptive without -- parent's consent.
You know I -- room.
In New York who are in in this country you have to be eighteen years old -- 21 years of age to drink as a parent if I would give my child alcohol can be arrested if -- give my child tobacco.
I can't do that we even regulate the video games their children play because of fear of too much violence would -- Possibly make a child go out and do so I -- This is it is back off and let parents raise their own kids I don't understand how do you.
You put up -- all the stuff here I -- I actually -- very difficult thing you talked about this morning the cover up from being -- there's a cover -- here too and I don't mean to belittle the guy that is what's going on there is horrible and -- now but so what's happening here.
The Department of Education says.
We don't do this this is the department of health we just provide for them an opportunity.
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