African Americans Stand to Lose From the War on Contraception: A Blog Entry by Gary Bell (March 26, 2012)
"With the prevalence of sexually transmitted infections, many people tend to incorporate their contraceptive and sexual health prevention methods under a concept of risk reduction. ... As the debate rages about the need for and availability of contraception, we in the African American community should understand the huge stake that we have in this discussion."
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