Posts tagged “focus on the family”
February 6, 2012Focus on the Family has recently published an article criticizing the GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network) "Ready, Set, Respect!" elementary toolkit, which features 10,000 Dresses. While FoF submits that "the material includes some things we can all agree with—like protecting children against bullying and stopping name-calling", they find offense because "the toolkit doesn’t seem to advocate much 'respect' for parents who don’t want schools promoting things like same-sex marriage and cross-dressing to children against their will."
March 11, 2009“I think it’s ... inappropriate for them to usurp parental rights by trying to teach these young children basic principles of sexuality and gender identity—maybe even before the parents believe that the children are of an age where that would be appropriate," says Randy Thomas, quoted in the podcast.