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Worried about your teenage daughter? Move to the Netherlands

Worried about your teenage daughter? Move to the Netherlands

Here's a solution for parents concerned about their daughters' sex lives: Move to the Netherlands.

OK, maybe that's not the most practical advice. Perhaps, though, we can move a little of the Netherlands here. Because the Dutch seem to have it all figured out.

While we in the United States have the highest teen pregnancy rate in the industrialized world, they have among the lowest. Our teen birth rate is eight times higher than theirs, and our teen abortion rate is 1.7 times higher.

There are some significant demographic differences that affect those numbers: We are a more diverse nation than Holland, with higher rates of childhood poverty, fewer social welfare...

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